FORMER GIANTS 3B COACH TIM FLANNERY ON MLB, ANALYTICS, PANIK/POSEY

Former Giants third base coach Tim Flannery gives his thoughts what MLB looks like in the year 2022, reminisces about his time as a player and coach and discusses the retirements of Buster Posey and Joe Panik. Flannery knows about being a winner from playing in the 1984 World Series with the Padres, to managing a minor league team to a California League championship and most recently being a part of three World Series winning teams as a coach in San Francisco.

Where to Listen

Tim Flannery spent 36 years in the major leagues as a player for the Padres and coach for San Diego and the San Francisco Giants.  Following retirement, does he miss being in uniform? How does he feel about the way analytics are controlling the way front offices evaluate players? And, what made Buster Posey and Joe Panik great before they decided to hang ’em up in 2022. The answers are all found here on this week’s TheSportsVirus Podcast!