Jared Diamond writes about baseball for the Wall Street Journal. With the Mets hiring their new manager Mickey Callaway and the World Series under way Diamond joined usto speak about both.

First off if you're like me there isn't much you knew about former Cleveland Indians' Pitching coach Mickey Hallaway before the Mets hired him to be the club's manager. Jared Diamond will fill in some of the blanks you have about the Mets new boss.

The World Series is underway in Los Angeles and Diamond is there. What is he expecting from the World Series and who has the edge in his mind?