Hot Stove

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Hot Stove
Hot Stove logo since 2012
StarringMatt Vasgersian
Harold Reynolds
Lauren Shehadi
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Opening theme"Fire It Up" by Outasight
Country of originUnited States
No. of seasons5
Production locationsStudio K, MLB Network Studios, Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.
Running time1 hour (2009–2011)
2 hours (2012-present)
Original networkMLB Network (2009–present)
simulcast on MLB Network Radio (2010–present)
Original releaseJanuary 1, 2009 (2009-01-01) –
RelatedMLB Tonight, Quick Pitch

Hot Stove is an offseason baseball talk show that airs on MLB Network and is simulcast on MLB Network Radio. The show offers the coverage of offseason activities including trades, free agent signings, and rumors. It is taped live in "Studio K" of the MLB Network studios in Secaucus, New Jersey. Prior to its restructure to a talk show in 2012, it replaced MLB Tonight as the signature show of the network during the off season. As such it was taped live in Studio 3, but also featured segments taped in Studio 42. The program airs from after the World Series and before spring training.




Guest Hosts[edit]





Hot Stove Awards[edit]

On February 25, 2011, during the final segment of the final edition of Hot Stove of the season, the first-ever Hot Stove Awards was given according to the best animated features, best original screenplays, and best pictures.[8]


  1. ^ MLB Network Seven Days to Go
  2. ^ "MLB Network adds Victor Rojas to on-air talent lineup". December 10, 2008. Retrieved December 14, 2008.
  3. ^ "MLB Network signs Vasgersian". November 5, 2008. Retrieved November 8, 2008.
  4. ^ a b c d "MLB Network signs Reynolds and Leiter". November 12, 2008. Retrieved November 12, 2008.
  5. ^ Magrane leaving TV booth for MLB Network
  6. ^ December 6, 2008 Dan Plesac joins MLB Network
  7. ^ Multichannel News February 3, 2009 Costas Joins MLB Network's Team
  8. ^ MLB Network presents the Hot Stove Awards