Colin and Josh are joined by some Random Guy from BBC Radio to talk Oakmont. Jim is MIA so he was replaced. Ann Lagory who is covering Oakmont also jumps on to replace Josh. Sporadic guests are joining the show. They talk who they are picking in the tournament and the course and the Weather.
The guys open the show discussing the impact the rain will have on the US Open @ Oakmont. They talk about how few guys finished on Thursday and the amount that still need to complete round 1 and then the length some will have to wait to start round 2.
Carlos talk about the slump that Andrew McCutchen has been on. He says he would start to worry that his struggle has continued this long. He talks about taking time off is need be to get back to 100%. Carlos talk about John Jaso's transition to 1st base. The former gold glove first basemen is not surprised that Jaso has figured it out. Carlos talks about when it is the right time to call up players. Carlos talks about Starling Marte and his great play not just this year but the last couple. He says that Marte is one of the best players in the league.
Jim Rutherford Penguins General Manager - Jim talk about the experience he had yesterday at the parade and the ups and downs of this season. He talks about the young guys who came up and other who joined the team mid season. He talks Murray and Fleury. He talks about expansion and how he ants to go into next season with both goalie. He talk expansion draft. Mr. Rutherford talks about the job Mike Sullivan did once he took over as head coach. He concludes talking about the Penguins two unrestricted free agents.
The guys talk about the challenge of golfing at Oakmont. They say whoever wins this tournament certainly has earned the Championship. They talk about the way the course plays and possible strategies golfers may take. We hear sound from Henrik Stenson.
Jameson Taillon had a great outing last night. The guys talk about his performance. They talk about how the Pirates needed a big start and Taillon gave them that. They all believe that Jameson Taillon has pitched his last game in the minors and is here to stay in Pittsburgh.
Mike Van Sickle PGA Golfer - Mike talks about how many times he has played at Oakmont. He talk about the course and some strategies he may have entering the tournament. Mike says that he feels confidant in his abilities going into the US Open. Mike talks about having an early tee time. Mike talks about how he has to block out the surroundings and just focus on the task at hand.
The guys open the show talking Pens Parade. They talk about if it wasn't for Jacques Martin moving to the bench, Gonchar working the d-man and if it wasn't for the video coordinator picking up the off sides in the series vs Tampa that disallowed a goal. They talk about everything that goes into an organization and all the different parts that go into winning Championships. The guys wonder if Jim Rutherford was ever on the hot seat.
The guys talk the most important day of the season being when the coaching change happened. They talk about how everything changed when Sullivan took over. The guys talk about how Mike Sullivan was not afraid to coach the Penguins as others may have been.
The guys talk about how everybody played an important role in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. They are all in agreement that last night's game was the best game played by the Sharks in the period. They talk about how there were guys constantly stepping up.