S2Ep33: The Backup Catcher

cubs world series.jpgWell, that happened. It’s kind of hard to explain what occurred during this episode of the Backup Catcher, so you’ll just kind of have to listen and find out. Van and Brian did manage to discuss their picks for who will win the World Series, and they also played a game of Question for the Lost City, and rambled about other stuff. World Series! Continue reading


S2Ep32: The Backup Catcher


BASEBALLBASEBALLBASEBALL. That’s what’s happening right now. And here we have two gents preparing to tell you all about it! Brian and Van run through the ringer in this episode as they discuss David Ross at length, Jose Bautista constantly bitching, Trevor Bauer and his cleaning of a drone with a sword, and of course discuss a rousing edition of America the Amazing. Join us and laugh (or cry)! Continue reading

S2Ep31: The Backup Catcher


Now I know what you’re thinking. The Backup Catcher is pretty great. It’s witty, it’s fun, and it’s full of racism. And there’s one thing that could make it better, and it’s certainly not better hosts or different people. It’s new equipment!

To celebrate the new recording gear Brian and Van decide to discuss the playoffs thus far, players that they got right (either positively or negatively) for the 2016 season, and play Triple Slash where it goes down to the very wire…

Join us for the new era of recording, where you can hear Brian’s nasally voice and even more bad Van jokes in glorious High Definition. Continue reading

S2Ep30: The Backup Catcher


Gadzooks! The 2016 baseball season has come to a close, and the bitter husks of Brian and Van are here to talk about that. Not only are neither of their favorite teams involved in this season’s playoffs, but one of the boys has a terrible prediction for the eventual champion. Stay tuned to find out who it is! They also discuss managerial changes, Vin Scully, and fantasy players that they both were wrong about. Oh, and a heartfelt finale to the 2016 Shelly V’s Stud of the Week of the Ever. Continue reading