Podcast: Lidge, Pirates, good/bad starts

Eric and Mark go around the diamond on Friday's Baseball Today podcast with:

  • Twins have a big hole to fill after Tsuyoshi Nishioka breaks his leg.

  • Mark explains how he jinxed the Royals and Pirates.

  • Brad Lidge out until the All-Star break.

  • Studies on good and bad starts to a season.

  • How many baseballs are used in a game?

  • Greatest rivalry in sports, fun facts about ESPN anchors and more.