Unwritten: Behind Baseball's Secret Rules

Episode 17 - Equipment Doctoring & Uniforms

Episode 17 - Equipment Doctoring & Uniforms

Unwritten: Behind Baseball's Secret Rules - September 14, 2022 - 24:17

Ron & Jimmy get into spitballs, pine tar, sticky stuff and all sorts of equipment edges players try to take advantage of. What’s fair game and what’s too far?

Previous Episode

Episode 16 - Player & Manager Relationships with Albert Pujols

September 7, 2022 - 49:56
Albert Pujols joins the show again to discuss player / manager relationships. Ron & Albert on what it’s like to play for Tony LaRussa;...

Next Episode

Episode 18 - Contracts, Money, Arbitration & Free Agency with Michael Young

September 21, 2022 - 33:24
7-time All-Star SS Michael Young has gone from the field to the Rangers front office. He joins Ron & Jimmy to discuss all the different...

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