Generally Speaking - A San Diego Sports Podcast
About the Show
Each morning, John Gennaro attempts to fill the void in San Diego sports talk radio with his daily rants about the Chargers, Padres, Aztecs, Gulls, and whatever else he feels like talking about.
Episode 77: Make Baseball Fun Again
March 23rd, 2017
24 mins 59 secs
mlb, san diego padres, san diego state, soccercity, world baseball classic
John Gennaro returns from a week of illness to talk about the World Baseball Classic, SoccerCity vs. San Diego State, and why you can never trust the media.
Episode 76: Kicking off the NCAA Tournament!
March 16th, 2017
20 mins 4 secs
jabari blash, san diego padres, sdsu aztecs
John Gennaro talks about the first day of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament, San Diego State Athletics, and incredible come-from-behind win for USA at Petco Park last night, and his own anxiety about moving.
Episode 75: Steven Woods: Life, Baseball, and Justus for All
March 15th, 2017
55 mins 56 secs
los angeles chargers, mlb, new york yankees, san diego, san diego padres, world baseball classic
Steven Woods joins John Gennaro in studio to talk about life, the World Baseball Classic, rebuilding an MLB franchise, his opinion of the Designated Hitter rule, stupid Chargers players attacking San Diego fans on social media, and more.
Episode 74: The arguments against SoccerCity are illogical
March 13th, 2017
1 hr 5 mins
mls, san diego, san diego gulls, san diego padres, soccercity, spring training
John Gennaro responds to two recent articles against the SoccerCity SD plan to bring Major League Soccer to San Diego before welcoming Craig Elsten to the show to talk about San Diego Padres spring training stats, a San Diego Gulls playoff push, and Craig's favorite movie of the year.
Episode 73: CASUAL FRIDAY: SoccerCity is the Right Plan for San Diego
March 10th, 2017
NBA, mls, nfl, russell westbrook, san diego, soccercity
Craig Elsten and John Browner join John Gennaro for another episode of the Casual Friday Podcast, where the guys talk about their favorite TV news programs, why the SoccerCity plan for Mission Valley is significantly better than Doug Manchester's plan, who the NBA league MVP should be, and personal grooming habits.
Episode 72: Crazy cab rides in Tijuana
March 9th, 2017
25 mins 59 secs
los angeles chargers, nfl, san diego gulls, sdsu aztecs, tijuana xolos
John Gennaro recaps his wild trip to Tijuana to see the Xolos plays against Club America before celebrating a big night for the Aztecs and Gulls, and recapping the first few hours of free agency for the Los Angeles Chargers.
Episode 71: Kevin Faulconer controls the future of MLS in San Diego
March 7th, 2017
31 mins 28 secs
las vegas raiders, los angeles chargers, mls, nfl, sdsu aztecs
John Gennaro explains how the Mayor of San Diego will control the fate of Major League Soccer in San Diego before discussing the Las Vegas Raiders finding their stadium funding and the Los Angeles Chargers making some big roster cuts.
Episode 70: LaDainian Tomlinson is not your hero
February 28th, 2017
26 mins 11 secs
austin hedges, ladainian tomlinson, los angeles chargers, san diego padres, spring training
John Gennaro talks about the report of LaDainian Tomlinson accepting a front office position with the Los Angeles Chargers, explains the purpose of the media (and the purpose of podcasts), and tells you who the hottest San Diego Padres player in Peoria is.
Episode 69: San Diego is amped for Major League Soccer
February 27th, 2017
19 mins 37 secs
NBA, daytona 500, mls, san diego padres, sdsu aztecs
John Gennaro talks about the San Diego Padres' first two games of Spring Training (and how little they matter), the Oscars Best Picture flub, the NBA being the King of February, an upcoming Major League Soccer event for San Diego to rally at, and more.
Episode 68: Lay off Donnel Pumphrey, it's just a hat!
February 23rd, 2017
26 mins 31 secs
NBA, donnel pumphrey, san diego padres, san diego state aztecs
John Gennaro provides quick wrap-up of the NBA Trade Deadline, talks about San Diego State losing to Fresno State, addresses Donnel Pumphrey's LA Dodgers hat, and explains why he's so excited for the San Diego Padres' season.
Episode 67: The Pelicans robbed the Kings for Boogie Cousins!
February 20th, 2017
34 mins 29 secs
NBA, New Orleans Pelicans, demarcus cousins, fs investors, sacramento kings, sdsu aztecs, trey kell
John Gennaro is joined by John Browner to discuss the big trade that is sending DeMarcus Cousins from the Sacramento Kings to the New Orleans Pelicans! Later, John talks about the River Park that is being added to the FS Investors' plan for Mission Valley, and how Trey Kell's leadership is coming at the right time for the San Diego State Aztecs.
Episode 66: With the Chargers gone, the fight for Mission Valley ramps up
February 17th, 2017
32 mins 40 secs
king dunlap, los angeles chargers, mls, nfl, san diego padres, san diego state aztecs
John Gennaro runs through the options for replacing Qualcomm Stadium in Mission Valley, is relieved to find out he doesn't care about Chargers players getting arrested, and discusses his two favorite San Diego Padres Spring Training storylines of the day.
Episode 65: Bryan Grosnick from Baseball Prospectus
February 14th, 2017
50 mins 53 secs
los angeles chargers, mlb, new york mets, nfl, san diego padres, spring training
John Gennaro chats with Bryan Grosnick from Baseball Prospectus about the 2017 San Diego Padres and an effort to be the weirdest team in baseball before explaining why he "can't care" about the NFL right now and why this year's Padres' Spring Training is such a treat for die hard baseball fans.
Episode 64: A breath of fresh air from the San Diego Padres
February 13th, 2017
27 mins 20 secs
los angeles chargers, san diego, san diego padres, san diego state aztecs, the mighty 1090
John Gennaro recaps the Celebrate San Diego Rally at Petco Park on Saturday, provides an update on moving, talks about SDSU basketball finally playing to its potential, and explains the future of San Diego sports talk radio with the Chargers in Los Angeles.
Episode 63: Should there be ties in Major League Baseball?
February 11th, 2017
mlb, san diego padres
Jordan Carruth and John Gennaro, filling in for Darren Smith on The Mighty 1090, start to debate the proposed MLB rule change to start extra innings with a runner on second base and end up debating whether or not there should be ties in Major League Baseball.