HQ RADIO June 2, 2017: Mike Gianella

June 2 BaseballHQ Radio is up!

Guest expert Mike Gianella, from Baseball Prospectus and the 'Flags Fly Forever' podcast, discusses the fantasy value of baseball movie characters; why trading doesn't happen, even in experts' leagues; successful soft-tossers; managing players who really help in some categories but hurt in others; plus thumbs-up and thumbs down on players… Also Minor League Minute, Playing Time, Frequent Fliers, Weekend Pitcher Matchups, Master Notes ... Runs 2:03:45

Show Rundown (runs 2:03:45)

> NL News (starts at 2:35): Harold Nichols looks at Bryce Harper, Vincer Velasquez, the Dodgers' ongoing DL shenanigans

> AL News (18:40): Jock Thompson looks at Mike Trout, David Price, the suddenly reeling Astros' rotation

> Feature expert interview (32:40): Mike Gianella

> Minor League Minute (1:36:10): BHQ minor-leagues analyst Rob Gordon looks at TOR SS prospect Bo Bichette

> Playing Time (1:38:15): BHQ analyst Ryan Bloomfield looks at possible closer changes in PIT and MIA

> Frequent Fliers (1:41:35): BHQ analyst Alex Beckey looks at two chances: BAL C Chance Sisco and NYY SP Chance Adams

> Weekend Pitcher Matchups (1:45:05): BHQ pitcher matchups analyst Greg Fishwick covers starts by Carlos Carrasco, Erasmo Ramirez and more...

> Master Notes (1:50:40):  BaseballHQ Radio host Patrick Davitt discusses OUCH—coping with MLB's injury plague

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