5- The Birds and the Biebs


Episode 5- The Birds and the Biebs

Getting the start for episode five, Shane Bieber joins us on the pod to talk College World Series, his first major league start, and playing with some of the best pitchers in baseball.

Bieber was a member of the Gauchos 2016 College World Series team and now pitches for the Cleveland Indians alongside the likes Cy Young Award Winner Corey Kluber, Trevor Bauer, Mike Clevinger and Carlos Carrasco.

Drafted in the fourth round by the Indians after he led the Big West in Wins, Bieber slithered through the minors and eventually made his first major league start on May 31, 2018.

In his rookie season, Bieber had an 11-5 record record which contributed to a 91-win, first place finish for the Indians, their third in a row. At 24 years of age, Bieber is the youngest pitcher on the Indians roster.

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