Unwritten: Behind Baseball's Secret Rules

Unwritten: Behind Baseball's Secret Rules

Latest Episodes

Episode 5 - Gamesmanship, the Hidden Ball Trick & Mind Games with Sean Casey

June 22, 2022 - 29:37
The Hidden Ball Trick, chatting up an opponent, faking out a baserunner - all of these are forms of baseball ‘Gamesmanship.’ But some...

Episode 4 - Don't Jinx a No-Hitter

June 15, 2022 - 31:14
Don’t talk to a pitcher - or even mention a no-hitter - when a pitcher is throwing a no-no. Right? Jimmy & Ron discuss the Unwritten...

Episode 3 - Hard Slides

June 8, 2022 - 37:36
A good hard slide vs a late slide vs a dirty slide. Jimmy was in the dugout and Ron in the broadcast booth for one of the most debated...

About The Show

Baseball’s official rulebook is complicated—but its unofficial rulebook is full of drama. On each episode of Unwritten, former players Jimmy Rollins and Ron Darling dive into the history and culture of unwritten rules—sign stealing, bat flipping, jinxing a no-hitter, locker room behavior and more A new podcast from Audacy and Major League Baseball

More Episodes

Episode 5 - Gamesmanship, the Hidden Ball Trick & Mind Games with Sean Casey

June 22, 2022 - 29:37
The Hidden Ball Trick, chatting up an opponent, faking out a baserunner - all of these are forms of baseball ‘Gamesmanship.’ But some...

Episode 4 - Don't Jinx a No-Hitter

June 15, 2022 - 31:14
Don’t talk to a pitcher - or even mention a no-hitter - when a pitcher is throwing a no-no. Right? Jimmy & Ron discuss the Unwritten...

Episode 3 - Hard Slides

June 8, 2022 - 37:36
A good hard slide vs a late slide vs a dirty slide. Jimmy was in the dugout and Ron in the broadcast booth for one of the most debated...

Episode 2 - Bean Balls & Retribution with Larry Bowa

June 1, 2022 - 36:18
Ron & Jimmy discuss the rules of ‘keeping score’ - and they’re not talking about the final score. Larry Bowa joins the show. There is...

Episode 1 - Bat Flips

June 1, 2022 - 33:09
Jose Bautista’s bat flip heard ‘round the world in the 2015 postseason changed everything. Jimmy Rollins & Ron Darling define the...

Welcome To Unwritten

May 17, 2022 - 02:25
Baseball’s official rulebook is complicated—but its unofficial rulebook is full of drama. On each episode of Unwritten, former players...