Halby’s Morsels: Network responses; Larsen’s Perfect Game; Costas; Joe Davis is much better

Ian Eagle and Jim Nantz We’ll start when a long-timer check-in  anonymous pro. “I […]


Bob Costas is unbeatable on baseball, whether on Turner or on MLB Network

Costas’ MLB Call for TBS Like a Norman Rockwell Painting  Tuesday night, New Yorkers […]


Voices who turn 70 in 2022; We’re all getting grayer; For Hubie Brown, 88, he’s amazing and lucky

Hitting age 70 is a milestone. As we get older, our intellectual gifts weaken, some […]


Tony Kubek, 86, a longtime Yankee and NBC MLB broadcaster, lives quietly with family in Wisconsin

A quarter-century ago, network television weekly ferried baseball across the land. Today streaming, cable, and […]


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, […]


Cosell said he told it like it is; But Bob Costas was really the Ed Murrow of his day!

There’s an old adage: Money talks. And recently there has been outsized coverage about […]


Happy 70th birthday to Bob Costas! The prodigy can do anything; His zeal for baseball is irrepressible

Today, Bob Costas turns 70. Below, we continue our series of profiles of past […]


Fox dumps $10 million of salary; Buck and Aikman go to ESPN; Fox should jump on Michaels and Costas

It appears that Joe Buck is the man. He’ll preside over ESPN’s NFL’s Monday Night […]


Top 10 all-time MLB network TV storytellers; If Buck leaves for ESPN, would Fox hire Costas for baseball?

Until TV screens were saturated with stats, replays and excessive commercial time between innings, announcers […]


NBCUniversal’s reputation as a legitimate purveyor of news will be tested during the Olympic

NBC will begin televising the Beijing Olympics from China on February 3d, even though […]


Budding voices can learn from these 30 veterans; whether the lessons are light or fundamental

Calling this eclectic would be silly. Yet having studied hundreds of broadcasters for fifty […]


A sensible and thorough break down of NBC’s Olympic coverage which didn’t get rave reviews overall

Generally speaking, NBCUniversal’s coverage of the Tokyo Olympics didn’t qualify for any medal. And […]