Standout voices by sport as broadcasting begins its second century; To another 100 years!

IN HONOR OF THE INCOMPARABLE VIN SCULLY, AMERICA’S ALL-TIME BEST PLAY-BY-PLAYER, (1950-2016) BROOKLYN AND […]


Vin Scully! Catching up with the best sports voice ever; An inspiration for all; He still sounds terrific at 94

Early Thursday evening, the phone rang at my desk and the screen read Vin […]


College Football: Troublemaker, Herbie; Long baseball broadcasts; Scully 40 innings in 2 days

College Football I asked Eli Gold a question. He’s the popular voice of the Alabama […]


Happy Birthday, Vin Scully! The great man turns 94 today; A list of some of his great moments on-air

GOAT (Greatest of all-time) is left for the very, very special, from Babe Ruth […]


10 ex-network voices whose work we miss today and 10 voices still on-air who are annoying

Sitting around this weekend and hearing one indistinguishable voice after another, particularly on an unending […]


NHL has lost a cluster of voices; The Vin Scully/Ray Scott, Koufax/Kaat ’65 Series; Broadcast news and notes

The NHL has suffered a tough stretch, losing some of its  best announcers ever. Locally, […]


Vin Scully: From voices to network bosses to players, these folks played a role in his enormous success

Allow me to identify the names of those who were in some […]


Westwood One’s surprise renewal of the NCAA Tourney; Scully; Cefalo; Fox’ MLB; SiriusXM’s NBA Channel

NCAA Tournament In a surprising move, the NCAA announced that it has renewed its […]


Southern California’s top all-time play-by-play voices; It’s a who’s who list of some of the best ever!

When the Dodgers moved from Brooklyn to Southern California in 1958, Los Angeles […]


Halby’s Morsels: Changes behind the mic; Real heroes; Scully; Uecker; Amazon voices and Ratings

As reported here earlier, Chris Webber has told friends and colleagues that he thinks his […]


Halby’s Morsels: A busy winter of MLB announcer changes; Spring Training gave Scully a large canvas

The Hot Stove League baseball season is always full of trade talk, rumors and conjecture. […]


Historic Calls, one-by-one: Hank Aaron’s 714th and 715th; Brennaman, Gowdy, Hamilton and Scully

We lost Hank Aaron this week at age 86. Although the bare numbers don’t support […]