Pokercast Episode 61 - Orel Hershiser & Teddy 'Iceman' Monroe
Live from the Two Plus Two Studios - The Pokercast crew made it back from L.A. to bring you another jammed packed episode. The feature guest this week is former professional baseball player and new member of team Poker Stars, Orel 'Bulldog' Hershiser. Orel comes on the program to discuss several topics including how he made the transition into poker, the NBC Heads-Up Championship and steroids in baseball. Also featured on the program is Teddy 'Iceman' Monroe who comes on the show to talk about his Two Plus Two fame and the infamous coin flipping at the Bellagio. Joe Cassidy shares a classic golf prop bet story involving the great Phil Ivey in the premier edition of Story Time With. Mike and Adam also talk some tournament news, forum static and of course give away the password for the March 8th Poker Stars VIP Club freeroll.
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Born September 16, 1958, Orel Hershiser IV is a former Major League baseball pitcher, television sports analyst, and poker player. Hershier’s baseball accolades are many, including the Gold Glove, Cy Young award, NLCS MVP, and World Series MVP.
In recent years Orel has shifted part of his focus to the game of poker, as evidenced by his 5th place finish at the 2008 NBC National Heads-Up Championship. Hersisher plays on Pokerstars under the name “O. Hersisher” and is a member of “Friends of Pokerstars.” Learn more about Orel Hershiser
Teddy Monroe (commonly known as “The IceMan”) is a professional poker player and music producer from Washington, DC. Learn more about Teddy Monroe