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Harwell taught important lesson

May 4, 2010


In every major league city, there’s one voice that is always identified with the local team. St. Louis had Jack Buck, who provided the soundtrack to Missouri summers for 47 years. The Dodgers have Vin Scully, whose baritone voice has been a part of Dodger baseball for six decades. And Detroit? Let’s just say for […]

Met fans, I feel your pain

August 29, 2009


When I was in the Fan Radio booth during the summers of 2005 and 2006, I spent much of my time trying to be “that guy” on the microphone. Instead of being my own person and having the same small-town Illinois accent that I’ve carried since childhood, I tried to be a mixture of Wayne […]