Tag: Ernie Harwell
The 10 noisiest announcer firings; From networks to local voices, from CBS’ Musburger to the Yanks’ Allen
There have been some noisy firings (often labeled euphemistically as “not renewed”) Media firings […]
Halby’s Morsels: Vin Scully, Voice of Voices, reminisces; Boog Sciambi’s growth; In-fighting by Harwell’s kids
The longtime KNX and KFWB Southern California sports reporter Ted Sobel hosted a gem of a podcast […]
1964: Baseball’s best broadcasting year, top to bottom; 25 eventual HOF Ford Frick winners were on the air
For baseball broadcasting, you might say that it was a glorious year, one not surpassed […]
Sweet 16: Baseball’s all-time ‘Franchise Tag’ announcers – forever their team’s Voice!
MLB team announcers who merit ‘Franchise Tags’ – Names inextricably linked with the franchises they […]
Kevin Harlan: The Energetic Radio Voice of the Super Bowl
Loved by many for his high-octane play-by-play and disliked by some for overdoing it, Kevin Harlan will be calling his eighth straight Super Bowl on national radio this Sunday.
Vin Scully on Life and Lessons from his Rookie Year with the 1950 Dodgers
In 1950, an unfussy, callow rookie tiptoed into the Dodgers broadcast booth and never left.