Halby’s Morsels: CBS’ Tuesday Night Football, NBA ratings, Tony Dungy, Kirk Herbstreit and Steve Albert

Delighted that CBS will use Tom McCarthy and Jay Feely on tonight’s Tuesday Night […]


Halby’s Morsels: A hectic weekend for football TV execs; Calling games remotely; NBA ratings sink; Costas

It’s not an easy job – Scheduling TV matters The NFL had to do some […]


Halby’s Morsels: Vin Scully and boss Walter O’Malley; 50 years of MNF; Keith Jackson; Ernie Harwell

Vin Scully has often said that baseball broadcast pioneer Red Barber was like a […]


Halby’s Morsels: Magic to simulcast; Voices silenced; Allowed remarks years ago are deadly today

Painful stretch for broadcasters continues It’s been a punishing few months in more ways […]


Halby’s Morsels: Death sentences for voices; How Ralph Kiner handled a guest’s homophobic slur; More Scully

Announcers say things on-air or circulate tweets that end their careers. Do they deserve a […]


Halby’s Morsels: MLB, NHL and NBA broadcasts; KC’s Matthews shares royal tales; Fox’ Adam Amin -Amen!

Kevin Harlan and Ian Eagle will be Turner’s first two play-by-players when the NBA games […]


Halby’s Morsels: Age precautions; Orioles shut down their regulars; MLB and NBA broadcasts; War stories

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, there is a restart. But do we know what to […]


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. […]


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 […]


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 […]


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 […]


Halby’s Morsels: Best calls last 50 years; MLB Net keeps busy; Tales from the trenches; Hannah Storm

Tomorrow, May 29th, marks 25 years to the day that Hall of Fame electee […]