Episode 239 features two interviews. First up, the radio voices of the New York Yankees, John Sterling and Suzyn Waldman join the show to talk about their long runs with the Yankees, their popularity with Bombers fans, their ‘Ma and Pa Pinstripe’ nickname and more. Waldman discusses why she feels she’s still not accepted in baseball and why she thinks there hasn’t been any progress for women in baseball broadcasting. Sterling talked about recently ending his broadcasting streak, having no interest in retiring and more. Following Sterling and Waldman, Ken Rodgers, the showhead for HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’ joins the podcast to preview the upcoming season starring the Oakland Raiders, which begins Aug. 6. Rogers also talks about the process of picking a team and whether the show considered featuring the Browns for a second straight season.
Episode 240 of the SI Media Podcast features an interview with WWE legend, “Stone Cold” Steve Austin. The man known as the Texas Rattlesnake talks about hosting his new interview, show, “Straight Up Steve Austin,’ getting mani/pedis, his love of margaritas, the difference between wrestling fans now and when he was in the ring, working with Mike Tyson, the birth of “Austin 3:16,” giving Vince McMahon a Stone Cold Stunner for the first time .