12.17: The Weekend Riff with Matt and Mychael
I everybody welcomed the weekend rifts -- -- -- It's going on. Back altered by black in my back you -- last time we're together -- shaky. But then acting Jamie -- brought you back because record -- chivalry is not dead because I heard you. -- kinder. I was at tailback I'm the only guy that does the ref on the cal Ripken of the -- everybody else takes it off. Black diamond brewery are forbidden for the Belgian blog freestyle. That's my particular favorite -- commercial we have commercial by a couple of I like the Flames waves. I blame pretty good stuff. Payoff -- tis the season etc. is that what you're saying to tell you my first Christmas memory. -- at the Philadelphia spectrum in 1976. Towards that yeah young twelve year old kid member -- serving just going to the Philadelphia seventy sixes. Some walking around the Specter. A one dollar in my pocket by the -- Stewart. Threw back. And the six wives around the mezzanine in their raising money for muscular dystrophy. It's I have as well what's that I was twelve and I did have a dollar in my pocket my -- -- actually -- The ball back then anyway yeah. -- servings wife at the time furcal derby since today. There -- records -- you know. Would you like to donate money to muscular dystrophy. So I walk up to the table. -- -- I have a five and did everything helps and I looked and there was her name tag -- Yzerman. I said one time he witnesses -- Did you five dollars if you can get me your husband's autograph all right don't address on a piece of paper. 3408 Eisenhower avenue Redding Pennsylvania. She should. Know what herbs I'm still waiting for an autograph. Floats away 33 years later. After I can't encourage signing giving. Stripper -- c'mon. That's why does this day. This day. I got nothing to do Julius Irving. -- there Byrd joked about animated show him around him that's another thing. You know during that game you know how many points Byrd had that night that 420 yeah many -- had six. No wonder Irving tried to choke about being used like a bar so that -- Hate the Giants. Stint as coach John Ata talked everywhere you tell you thought that why why we -- How. Their disrespect -- and directorate I don't usually get wound up about baseball. Gotta be kidding -- offer in this guy World Series hero twice over a million dollars. Walked Edgar walked go somewhere where -- treat your battery or about 28 other teams that'll treat you better. Edgar I'm with you gel. Walking into wood chipper Edgar are you being disrespect to you gotta be kidding he made eighteen point five million dollars. Over the last two years on the DL. Unproductive he had one good series let's look at this as a three year nineteen million dollar deal they offered you one dollars and you be in its respective. Absolutely. Ridiculous you know and let me take this -- step further he says I'd rather spend more time -- my family then make one million dollars playing baseball. Eight -- you probably one day. You don't love the game of baseball if that's your stance -- that beat your putting a price tag on time -- your family so what three million dollars means you would've spent more time would've. Mean you've given -- that time and apparently. Really. But they sign in the back duo -- -- -- not. As a three year nineteen point five million dollar and that's the stupidest thing I've ever heard the man got. Pay him again. You brought the Giants the World Series you've played in 74 games last year -- being brought back as a backup shortstop a million dollars sign of respect -- they win. He did a championship without Edgar Renteria know exactly. It. I'll pay him they think they paid Burrell Burl. Right three renting it happily took -- million -- one of the most important position have at least a million dollars to come back to. I heard you win titles in baseball. Up the middle. Rector as a shortstop I believe right back and I think we can say slick fielding shortstop back at shortstop next year money player pat burrow. Edgar due to money on that count -- sacrifice you know we have to -- Christmas in particular the people that drive. That's right and remember they better. Mean we got eight days -- you know words that week through Christmas and IQ. We think they're gonna get us. Big black -- getting yet. They know I like the freestyle. They've done a lot like the freestyle that when he. Should give my drafts I think we'll get nothing like it let's -- and we've done well then okay lead they know how happy holidays to everybody.
An explosive Christmas edition of the Weekend Riff.