Sports Econ 101 produced through Sports Byline USA
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August 2013

August 3, 2013 guest Comedian Michael Pritchard
discussing interviewing Pete Rose about comparing gambling to steroid use, How the Brewers were apologizing to fans because of Ryan Braun, Alex Rodrigues cutting a deal with MLB?, Michael Phelps hurt playing golf, and Brian Wildon signing with the Dodgers.








August 10, 2013 guest Buddy Sotello, wrestling manager, discussing what it's like to be a hated manager in the ring. We discussed how much of TV wrestling is scripted. Does wrestlers really get hurt? How much money do they get paid? Hulk Hogan and The Rock. We also discussed the Eagles dismissing Riley Cooper for his racial slur, Johnny Manziel in hot water for getting paid for signing his autograph, and a new look at the Tuck Rule






August 17, 2013 guest David Vogelstein Attorney at Law, discusses athletes and the criminal mind. We also discussed Albert Pujols suing Jack Clark, LeBron James for president of the NBA union, andHouston's greatest athletes









August 24, 2013 guest Mike Zaidlin joins us again, but this time to discuss financial issues facing professional athletes. We also discussed Ryne Sandberg placing Charlie Manuel, Little League World Series no hitter, and KISS purchasing a football team for Los Angeles.















August 31, 2013 guest Doug Hendrickson, sports agent. We discussed various aspects of negotiating athlete's contracts from taxes to deferred compensation. We also talked about Dwight Howard's remark about having to "gut this thing out" regarding playing another year with the Lakers.