This week marks Roger Federer's 300th week in his career as the ATP Tour's No. 1 player. Pete Sampras held the previous record of 286 weeks. (AP/Eugene Hoshiko)

This week marks Roger Federer’s 300th week in his career as the ATP Tour’s No. 1 player. Pete Sampras held the previous record of 286 weeks. (AP/Eugene Hoshiko)

The MLB Playoffs are in full swing and Charlie Pierce and Bill chat about the teams still in the race and their top performers. ¬†Charlie also discusses Roger Federer’s record 300th week at a No. 1 and the deaths of two notable sports figures. We’ll also hear why NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell can’t let go of the Saints bounty issue go. ¬†And, will the New York Jets quarterback at the end of this week’s game be the same guy who started at the position?