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The Rumbunter Podcast has been bringing fans the best in interviews and entertainment revolving around the Pittsburgh Pirates since 2011. Co-hosted by Bon Vivant/raconteur Cocktailsfor2 and Rumbunter's Head Honcho/photoshoppist extraordinaire Smitty, the Rumbunter Podcast is a delightful mix of offbeat interviews, unique takes on Pirates topics, and even a little bit of stat talk. Guests have included Pirates' President Frank Coonelly, General Manager Neal Huntington, Manager Clint Hurdle, Bench Coach Jeff Banister, players Neil Walker, Tony Sanchez, Kyle McPherson, and many more. Interviews with influential Pirates bloggers from Bucs Dugout, Pirates Prospects, WHYGAVS, and Pittsburgh Sports Forum have helped listeners get inside the numbers and become better informed about up-and-coming players, as well.
||ExplicitPirates GM Huntington Joins the @RumbunterPodcst (S6 Ep1)||Holy crap – we’re BACK! We know, we know… just when you’ve been asking yourselves, “When is the excellent — if scarce and somewhat amateurish — RumBunter Podcast coming back… is it even coming back at all?” You needn’t ask yourself||3/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPirates Jordy Mercer Joins @RumbunterPodcst (S5 Ep4)||Pittsburgh Pirates Jordy Mercer joined the RumBunter podcast recently to discuss the 17-18 Pirates. We have always tried to provide new information about Jordy Mercer rather than the normal interview with the Pirates shortstop.||5/16/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPirates Neil Walker Joins The @RumbunterPodcst S5 Ep3||Pittsburgh Pirates Neil Walker has joined the RumBunter podcast several times. We have always tried to provide a different angle. You know, some-not-so focused on just the Neil Walker that everyone knows. We like to call it Neil Walker Insight™.||3/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDan Szymborski Pittsburgh Pirates Projections Podcast S5 Ep2||Dan Szymborski gets paid to do cool baseball stuff, but didn’t get paid when he joined the RumBunter podcast. Despite not making a nickel, Syzmborski absolutely crushes it. Szymborski talks baseball in a unique and hilarious manner as he talks abo||3/4/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSeries 5 Episode 1: The General Manager – Neal Huntington: Off-Season Moves, Things to Come||Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington joined the RumBunter podcast to discuss the 2015 Pirates season. The Pirates podcast is over thirty minutes in length and covers a variety of topics surrounding the 2015 Pirates including how the team was able to s.||2/13/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast Episode 4.2 – @Tony26Montana – FOTP, Media Star, Baseball Player||Friend Of The Program Tony Sanchez joined the RumBunter Podcast to talk Pirates baseball. Tony Sanchez – the Pittsburgh Pirates catcher, social media mega star, crusher of scoreboards and Winter workout partner of Miguel Cabrera was a special guest||2/13/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast Episode 4.1- The Pittsburgh Kid: NFW||Pittsburgh Pirates second baseman Neil Walker joined the RumBunter podcast to discuss all things 2014. Walker is already at Bradenton, doing some early preparing for the season. The Pittsburgh Kid talks about his improving glove work,||2/10/2014||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast Episode 8: The Manager – Clint Hurdle||The RumBunter Podcast had the pleasure of speaking with the National League Manager of the Year, Clint Hurdle. The Bucs skipper answers the question on the minds of most Pirates fans–has he talked to A.J. Burnett ?||11/27/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast Episode 7: The General Manager – Neal Huntington, Postseason / Rule 5 Edition||Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington joined us on the RumBunter Podcast to talk about the 2013 season. The Pirates completed their best season in twenty years, but it is obvious that the Bucs’ commander has already put the 2013 season in the rear vie||10/24/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitPodcast Extra: Pittsburgh Pirates Players Barmes, Walker, Sanchez||Just in time for the weekend series with the Reds, Cocktails sat down with 3 of the Pirates players – #AlwaysSmooth Clint Barmes, The Pittsburgh Kid Neil Walker, and rookie backstop Tony Sanchez to get their thoughts on clinching the playoffs,||9/28/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
Best Pirates Podcast
The Rumbunter Podcast is consistently the best Pittsburgh Pirates podcast around. The interplay between the hosts, the in-depth interviews with players, coaches - even the Pirates' GM - are funny, informative, and give information you just won't find anywhere else.