Announcers

Halby’s Morsels: Scully – The early years, from Brooklyn to LA; Jack and Joe Buck

Studying and breaking down baseball’s greatest broadcaster ever, Vin Scully; a 1957 and 1967 version […]


Announcers

Howard Kellman: AAA Baseball Broadcast Mainstay; 43 happy seasons and counting!

In 1974, Howard Kellman, then a budding baseball play-by-play announcer fresh out of Brooklyn College, left New […]


Journalists

Scully biographer Curt Smith details why Vin is MLB’s best ever

In this segment of our continuing discussion with prolific author, presidential speechwriter and baseball […]


Announcers

Cubs’ voice Pat Hughes: Scully, Costas and Bill King are my all-time Sportscasting Grand Masters

In the second part of our series profiling Pat Hughes, the popular radio voice of […]


Announcers

‘Other’ Rickie Ricardo Making Own Name As Yankees And Eagles Spanish Voice

in Spanish, in rival cities, Rickie Ricardo broadcasts the games of the New York Yankees […]


Reviews

A zany weekend of U. S. Open Golf: A busy production for Fox!

It was all going smoothly for Fox Sports’ coverage of the 118th U. S. Open […]


Columnist

Broadcaster Ted Enberg faces his First Father’s Day without his legendary dad, Dick Enberg

For the last paragraph in the last chapter of his new book, “Being Ted Williams: […]


Event Previews

Fox commentator Jay Delsing previews U.S. Open; His favorite is Phil Mickelson

Chambers Bay, 2015?  As sand pits, we’ll give it top billing.  Erin Hills, 2017?  […]


Announcers

Pat Hughes: From #2 in Milwaukee to #1 in Chicago; Popularity of Cubs’ radio voice is swelling

Pat Hughes’ colleagues around baseball will tell you unhesitatingly that he is friendly, likable and […]


Commentary and Notes

Halby’s Morsels: Should Doris Burke be honored by the Basketball Hall of Fame before Brent Musburger?

Curt Gowdy Award Doris Burke will receive this year’s Curt Gowdy Media award  from the Basketball Hall […]


Interviews

Sports Media Visionary Ed Desser: Legal gambling will bolster ratings for blowouts; Select tech players will bid for rights

There’s a photo of David Stern and Ed Desser, likely taken at the time that […]


Announcers

Everett Fitzhugh: Professional Hockey’s only African-American play-by-play announcer

While the Stanley Cup will land somewhere with pomp and ceremony, Everett Fitzhugh is just […]