The NFL has changed the rules of players standing for the National Anthem. Now they can stay in the locker room during the Anthem if they choose to do so. Does this make the most sense/is it the best decision for all parties involved? ESPN MLB Insider Pedro Gomez (11:19 on podcast) discussed the ruling, as well as Paul Goldschmidt’s season-long slump as the D-backs’ free fall continues in the NL West. Plus, our weekly ‘Talk to the Lopes’ with GCU pitching coach Rich Dorman (40:26 on podcast). The Lopes open WAC Tournament play Thursday night in Mesa.