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Ever since I can remember I’ve been fascinated by numbers, especially those generated in the world of sports. I used to spend hours reading the back of baseball cards, digesting the numbers and searching for oddities.When Parker and I started watching sports together we realized how often both of us would pick out the weird numbers and stories of the games we were watching and how much he was like me and the idea for this podcast was born.Join us on the journey through crazy stupid sports stats & stories.

Latest Episodes

CSS Episode 4: Carol White and Don McMahon

Did you know there was a female college football coach all the way back in the 1980s? Don McMahon was a star reliever for years before retiring to become a pitching coach for the San Francisco Giants. That didn't last long as the Giants needed help for their depleted bullpen and asked for McMahon's help in 3 straight seasons as a Pitching Coach/Reliever. Email us at crazystupidsportsstats@gmail.com with tips and suggestions for stories and Follow us on social media: Twitter: @crazystupidpod Instagram: crazystupidsports Facebook: Crazy Stupid Sports Stats and Stories --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

7 min2019 DEC 30
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CSS Episode 4: Carol White and Don McMahon

CSS Episode 3: Mike Ryan and 1974 Ohio State-Michigan State Football

We dive into the weirdness around Mike Ryan's baseball career which involves the 2nd worst batting average in history, 2 catchers breaking their hands in the same game, pitching in the minors when managing and ultimately a World Series title. Then travel to East Lansing, Michigan to learn about the team that found out they won the game - 46 minutes after the last play was run. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

9 min2019 DEC 23
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CSS Episode 3: Mike Ryan and 1974 Ohio State-Michigan State Football

Herb Washington and the team that punted on 4th and goal

In this episode of Crazy Stupid Sports Stats and Stories: Herb Washington played in 105 major league baseball games, but never batted or played in the field and how exactly did a football team with one of the nation's elite offenses end up punting on 4th and goal? --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

8 min2019 DEC 16
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Herb Washington and the team that punted on 4th and goal

Pops tenure with the Spurs and the major leaguer that never played

How many head coaches have graced the NBA sidelines since Gregg Popovich hired himself as Spurs coach in 1996? And...before his famous brother began his Hall of Fame trek, this pitcher got on the field, but never actually played in a game, yet is considered a "major leaguer". Note: Since recording this episode David Fizdale has been fired by the New York Knicks, upping the total number of coaches during Pops tenure to 271. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

9 min2019 DEC 9
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Pops tenure with the Spurs and the major leaguer that never played

Introducing Crazy Stupid Sports Stats & Stories

A father and son tandem shares their love of the wackiness of sports by sharing the wild stories, bizarre numbers and oddities of sports. Ever since I can remember I’ve been fascinated by numbers, especially those generated in the world of sports. I used to spend hours reading the back of baseball cards, digesting the numbers and searching for oddities. When Parker and I started watching sports together I realized how often both of us would pick out the weird numbers and stories of the games we were watching and how much he was like me. Parker can find any crazy sports stat or story I’ve heard of and many that I haven’t and he enjoys them as much as me. We we thought “Why not a podcast to share this crazy obsession with others?” We can’t be the only ones right? So we’ve set out on a journey to share some of the stories we’ve come across. Some you’ll be familiar with… and if we do this right, some you’ve never heard of. And here’s the best part - we want you to not only d...

1 min2019 DEC 2
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Latest Episodes

CSS Episode 4: Carol White and Don McMahon

Did you know there was a female college football coach all the way back in the 1980s? Don McMahon was a star reliever for years before retiring to become a pitching coach for the San Francisco Giants. That didn't last long as the Giants needed help for their depleted bullpen and asked for McMahon's help in 3 straight seasons as a Pitching Coach/Reliever. Email us at crazystupidsportsstats@gmail.com with tips and suggestions for stories and Follow us on social media: Twitter: @crazystupidpod Instagram: crazystupidsports Facebook: Crazy Stupid Sports Stats and Stories --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

7 min2019 DEC 30
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CSS Episode 4: Carol White and Don McMahon

CSS Episode 3: Mike Ryan and 1974 Ohio State-Michigan State Football

We dive into the weirdness around Mike Ryan's baseball career which involves the 2nd worst batting average in history, 2 catchers breaking their hands in the same game, pitching in the minors when managing and ultimately a World Series title. Then travel to East Lansing, Michigan to learn about the team that found out they won the game - 46 minutes after the last play was run. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

9 min2019 DEC 23
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CSS Episode 3: Mike Ryan and 1974 Ohio State-Michigan State Football

Herb Washington and the team that punted on 4th and goal

In this episode of Crazy Stupid Sports Stats and Stories: Herb Washington played in 105 major league baseball games, but never batted or played in the field and how exactly did a football team with one of the nation's elite offenses end up punting on 4th and goal? --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

8 min2019 DEC 16
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Herb Washington and the team that punted on 4th and goal

Pops tenure with the Spurs and the major leaguer that never played

How many head coaches have graced the NBA sidelines since Gregg Popovich hired himself as Spurs coach in 1996? And...before his famous brother began his Hall of Fame trek, this pitcher got on the field, but never actually played in a game, yet is considered a "major leaguer". Note: Since recording this episode David Fizdale has been fired by the New York Knicks, upping the total number of coaches during Pops tenure to 271. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app

9 min2019 DEC 9
Comments
Pops tenure with the Spurs and the major leaguer that never played

Introducing Crazy Stupid Sports Stats & Stories

A father and son tandem shares their love of the wackiness of sports by sharing the wild stories, bizarre numbers and oddities of sports. Ever since I can remember I’ve been fascinated by numbers, especially those generated in the world of sports. I used to spend hours reading the back of baseball cards, digesting the numbers and searching for oddities. When Parker and I started watching sports together I realized how often both of us would pick out the weird numbers and stories of the games we were watching and how much he was like me. Parker can find any crazy sports stat or story I’ve heard of and many that I haven’t and he enjoys them as much as me. We we thought “Why not a podcast to share this crazy obsession with others?” We can’t be the only ones right? So we’ve set out on a journey to share some of the stories we’ve come across. Some you’ll be familiar with… and if we do this right, some you’ve never heard of. And here’s the best part - we want you to not only d...

1 min2019 DEC 2
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