The Fast Lane – May 12, 2020 – MLB and the Players Union Are In A Battle of Perception

2pm Hour

(AP/Elaine Thompson)

2:00 – Tony Clark challenged Major League Baseball on salary cap idea

2:15 – Should MLB players negotiate a salary cap moving forward?

2:30 – Joey Vitale on if AHL cancellation is a sign for the NHL

2:45 – Your worst take. Is it worse than Rongey’s?



Joey Vitale Interview


3pm Hour

3:00  – What’s Trending?

3:15 – MLB owners are trying to control the media narrative

3:30 – The plan for Dylan Carlson when baseball eventually resumes

3:45 – Rongey tries to sell St. Louis on the DH

4pm Hour

4:00 – The Gauntlet

4:15 – NFL Quick hits: Ads on jerseys, Cam Newton’s destination and more

4:30 – Former Birmingham Barons hitting coach Mike Barnett on Jordan’s baseball talent, his leadership and what MJ could have been for baseball

4:45 – Reaction to Mike Barnett Interview on MJ’s leadership



Mike Barnett Interview


5pm Hour

5:00 – What happens if MLB cancels its season?

5:15 – Are MLB owners still making money from TV contracts?

5:30 – Sports Six Pack

5:45 – Is MJ a ‘foxhole’ kind of guy?