Category Archives: Movie Refs

The Movie Refs Episode 15: The Natural

SnoTapWI Network · The Movie Refs Episode 15: The Natural Is this the first movie that Sam and Tony both disliked? The Movie Refs podcast takes a look at The Natural, a “classic” 1980’s baseball movie that gets the guys talking about their favorite old

MOVIE REFS EPISODE 14: Free Solo

SnoTapWI Network · Movie Refs Episode 14: Free Solo Somehow, Sam and Tony fit discussions on throwing at batters, the NFL 100, and different ways to die in a single podcast episode, all while reviewing Free Solo, the 2018 award-winning documentary.

Movie Refs Episode 12: The Replacements

SnoTapWI Network · Movie Refs Episode 12 – The Replacements The Washington Football Team is on the verge of changing their name. How about the Washington Sentinels? The Movie Refs Sam and Tony nearly run out of flags when watching ‘The Replacements’ a 2000 film

MOVIE REFS PODCAST EP 11: Cool Runnings

SnoTapWI Network · Movie Refs Episode 11: Cool Runnings An underappreciated actor, John Candy, coaches a team of underdog Jamaican bobsledders all the way to Calgary for the winter Olympics. Sam and Tony breakdown and reminisce about the Disney film, Cool Runnings! The duo also

THE MOVIE REFS PODCAST EP 10: Ali

SnoTapWI Network · Movie Refs Episode 10: Ali Sports are coming back, but are they actually going to happen? Sam and Tony hit on that before breaking down the 2001 film “Ali” starring Will Smith. Muhammad Ali was much more than a fighter in the

Movie Refs Episode 9: Bleed For This

SnoTapWI Network · Movie Refs Episode 9: Bleed For This Sam and Tony step into the ring and breakdown “Bleed For This” a movie based on the true story of boxer Vinny Paz. Not many flags you can throw at a non-fiction film, but there

Drafting Garrett Mitchell “Guarantees” a Brewers World Series

Weird sports anecdotes are great. No matter the sport, weird sports anecdotes are always fun. Now, some people take it too far. Darren Rovell and Jayson Stark are two that come to mind. Stark will tweet out something wacky then end with baseball! With so

MOVIE REFS PODCAST Ep 8: The Greatest Game Ever Played

SnoTapWI Network · The Movie Refs Episode 8: Greatest Game Ever Played The Greatest Podcast Ever Recorded examines the Greatest Game Ever Played, a 2005 film starring Shia LeBeouf about the 1913 US Open. Sam and Tony also talk watching Tom Brady golf, and the

MOVIE REFS PODCAST EPISODE 7: Money Ball

SnoTapWI Network · Movie Refs – Episode 7: Moneyball No high priced free agents on this Podcast. Sam and Tony breakdown the concept of Moneyball in real life, and how it applies to modern-day baseball. Just who does Billy Beane think he is? Also, the

The Movie Refs: Episode 6: Secretariat

Is horse racing a dark horse to be the first sport to return to full capacity? Pun Intended. Tony and Sam take a look at Disney’s Secretariat and find it hard to throw flags on an actual good movie. The two also discuss sports gambling,