Baseball Broadcasting

Four generations of Carays! Harry, Skip, Chip and now identical twins Chris and Stefan Caray are in AA

Chris and Stefan Caray: Double-A’s bright stars – making ishtory The minor league baseball […]


THE HALBY'S

Halby’s Morsels: Talent movement, MLB; Kay Adams, NFL Network; Remembering MLB recreations

Halby’s Morsels – Notes and tidbits Kay Adams: The morning queen of TV football, Kay […]


Profile

Jerry Coleman: A Rookie of the Year, a military hero, humble and a great American; 2 Wars, 13 Air Medals

From the 1940s until 2012, Jerry Coleman was among baseball’s greatest characters—priceless even when he […]


Columnist

Red Barber: Early mentor to Vin Scully, he was all about preparation and execution; Feuded with O’Malley

Remembering Red Barber Red Barber was unique, unpredictable, self-centered and a challenge.  If you would […]


Halby's Morsels

Debris at Yankee Stadium, Michael Kay called it calmly, Sterling hollered; Joe Davis’ #2 on Fox’ NFL?

On Saturday, the Yankees’ shortstop Gleyber Torres produced a winning single that turned into […]


Columnist

Historian Curt Smith says changes make HOF’s Ford Frick Award even better; Ballot goes from 8 to10

Perhaps sport’s most prestigious individual radio/TV honor is the Ford C. Frick Award, presented […]


Announcers

ESPN saluted 75 years of NBA voices into one game; Fun to watch but an impossible squeeze

Mike Breen, 60, is a good man with a penchant for basketball. He’s well […]


Columnist

50 years ago, Al Michaels, nervous as they come, did his first World Series, standing near hero Curt Gowdy

Fifty years ago in 1972, a 27 year young Cincinnati Reds’ announcer, Al Michaels, […]


Columnist

Sports on TV: It seems that winning or losing has become less important than who’s announcing the game

Football Announcers Switching Networks Dominate Coverage Broadcast sports has greatly changed over the years. Networks, […]


Historical

Curt Smith on Russ Hodges: Author of baseball’s most famous call ever; “The Giants WIN the pennant!”

In 2021, the Giants won the NL West by a game over the Dodgers. […]


Announcers

Yanks’ John Sterling, botches another HR call; flaunting a shot he hoped was gone; Bosses say he stays

The baseball season is back and John Sterling continues to sail along blissfully in […]


Announcers

Pat Hughes: Following in footsteps of Cubs’ broadcast giants like Harry Caray and Jack Brickhouse

To many, the Chicago Cubs are the real America’s Team. As the 2022 regular […]