ESPN prepares for uncharted MLB season; Voices will be in studio; Network will pick up stadium audio

MLB’s local and network broadcast partners are about to delve into something so unusual […]


Halby’s Morsels; MNF, Steve Levy, Al Michaels, Nick/Lou Saban, Woj, Maria Taylor, Howard Cosell, John Sterling

MLB Network continues to produce a wonderful series this summer, The Sounds of Baseball. […]


Covid-19 killed Tuesday’s ASG; Fifty years ago, the game did a 28.5 rating; Last year it did a paltry 5.0

The All Star Game was scheduled for this Tuesday at Dodger Stadium. Like virtually […]


Halby’s Morsels: Bob Uecker; Clay Travis; ESPN changes; TV and NBA’s early days; Glickman’s son passes

Bob Uecker In the third in its Sounds of Baseball series, MLB Network ran […]


The NBA’s second wave: Marv Albert, Joe Tait, Al McCoy atop the dozen voices who started between 1961-76

For millennial sports fans who watch games today by vocal commands on their SmartPhones, the […]


Appreciating America on our 244th birthday: Ten voices with foreign roots; A list of why we love the U.S.

So here we are. It’s July 4th. No baseball. No NBA champ yet. No Stanley […]


Joe Buck talks social media, PC, generational changes and how he sets up his analyst

Like his dad Jack, Joe Buck is quick. Unlike his dad, he broadcasts in […]


Joe Buck is different, efficient, concise and made for today’s network TV; Talks Nantz and Michaels

I was always struck by the quickness of Joe Buck’s mind. There’s never a […]


Halby’s Morsels: ESPN’s MNF, Fowler and Herbstreit?; Jack Buck and more

ESPN – Monday Night Football Michael McCarthy of Front Office Sports reported recently that ESPN […]


Talent Agent, Steve Herz: Romo worth every penny; Pandemic will be similar to the Industrial Revolution

“This pandemic will have an impact similar to the Industrial Revolution. The move to part time commuting for so many people will free up a lot of time for more creative pursuits that will lead to great inventions.”


MLB Network airs special on Jack Buck, a larger than life personality; Bob Costas and Tom Verducci host

Jack Buck was a storyteller. He spun yarns, engrossed listeners and could tell war […]


Halby’s Morsels: MLBN launches Sounds of Baseball; NFL thinking new signage?; Big Calls; New Voices

Great moments, great broadcasters and great calls: Bobby Thomson’s game winning home run off Ralph […]