Relief Pitcher Tyler Mizenko is in the FSI studio to talk about his transition from college ball to AA MLB this past April with Jay Burnham. Tyler will also join Jay on the FSI Field to demonstrate his pick-off moves to keep runners on base.
Flying Squirrels Insider
Congratulations to Jay Burnham, the new voice of the Richmond Flying Squirrels! The show also welcomes Channing Poole, the new Flying Squirrels broadcasting partner! Poole is the voice of the UVA Baseball team. Wes McElroy has a conversation with Poole about the recent National College World Series Championship and the calling of the Flying Squirrels games for the remainder of the 2015 season.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham discuss the Squirrels’ continuing surge to the top. Flying Squirrels Pitcher Derek Law (James Limousine Luxury Player of the Week) joins Wes on the FSI field to talk about his road to recovery from Tommy John surgery.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham recap the Squirrels’ recent long road trip. Some of the players reminisce about when they were drafted. Richmond Flying Squirrels 1st baseman, Ricky Oropesa is in the spotlight, being recognized as the Eastern League Player of the Month for May 2015.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham talk about the Squirrels’ recent surge towards the top of the Eastern standings. Richmond Flying Squirrels catcher, Jackson Williams was on set discussing the catcher/pitcher communication with anchor Jon Laaser. See how Williams, with glove and face guard, demonstrated techniques addressing pesky foul pop flys on the FSI Field.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham review the Squirrels’ recent winning ways. Myles Schroder, a.k.a. “Super Utility Man” joins Jon on the FSI field to discuss the many gloves and equipment used for outfield, middle field/second base, first base, third base, and for catching. Enjoy the musical debut of “Biagini In A Bottle” by Phil McCormick and the Baby Squirrels.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham discuss the rough patch the Squirrels are experiencing early in the season. Enjoy a new segment called “Baby Squirrels” hosted by pitchers Jack Snodgrass and Phil McCormick. Steve Kline, Flying Squirrels Pitching Coach, is a first-time guest to the FSI field.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser, Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham share their impressions of the 2015 team. Jon sits down with Shane Turner, Director of Player Development, San Francisco Giants. Kenny Joyce, Flying Squirrels Hitting Coach, pays a visit to the studio field to share observations on hitting by some of the players on the squad.
Flying Squirrels broadcaster Jon Laaser is joined by Wes McElroy and Jay Burnham for the first installment of Season 4 of FSI. Todd “Parney” Parnell is in-studio to share his thoughts with Jon as to why he thinks this will be the best season yet for the Squirrels. We also get a tour of some of the new features out at the Diamond. We’ll also learn more about some of the new staff members for the Squirrels.