Top 25 all-time MLB voices who spent their entire careers with one team; First 3: Scully, Uecker, Buck

In 1974, Marty Brennaman arrived in Cincinnati and told it as he saw it for […]


With 44,000 sets in U.S., the first World Series telecast was 72 years ago today; See timeline: 1947-2019

  Seventy two years ago today, history was made. The first ever World Series game […]


Ex-ESPN interviewer Roy Firestone: To fans, Vin Scully is a father figure and Chick Hearn was a friend

  He’s sometimes referred to as the ‘Oprah Winfrey of Sports.’ Roy Firestone has done […]


Halby’s Morsels: Scully’s first contract; Voices who do both college and NFL; Analysts doing 2 sports

A TMZ story surfaced last week about a letter of agreement covering the employment terms […]


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 […]


With the passing of his wife, Jaime Jarrin, the 61 year Hispanic Voice of the Dodgers is calling entire schedule

  This season, Jaime Jarrín planned to work about 120 Los Angeles Dodgers games on […]


Al Helfer, this year’s Frick winner, was likely the most traveled of all the baseball voices ever honored

Ford Frick Award – Fun Facts On NFL Enshrinement Weekend, smack in middle of the […]


50 years ago: MLB and the Moon landing; A look back; Local voices remember their experiences

Something divine or celestial had to have taken hold some 50 years ago. It was […]


On MLB’s All-Star Tuesday: A collection of all-time riveting play-by-play calls, position-by-position

Tuesday night’s MLB All-Star Game recognizes the best players in the game by position. While […]


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 […]


2018: Halby’s sportscasting awards; The best and worst, 50 categories

With apologies to Rudy Martzke, the ex-longtime national sports media critic, I humbly share my […]


Scully’s 1965 Koufax call was perfect; yet his most graphic was in 1959, describing a rhubarb at the Coliseum

In 1959, some three years before television replay was introduced, there was a wild argument […]