A Broadcast Break of Sorts

A couple days ago, Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels joined Eric Nadel on a radio broadcast in Seattle. Eric was broadcasting solo that night because Dave Barnett was sick and stayed at the team hotel. Steve Busby moved to the TV booth, and JD joined Eric in the 3rd and 4th innings. At one…

My First Baseball Gig

I would love to tell you how Paul Stewart pitched tonight or what Bucky Jacobsen did at the plate. We can even speculate as to why manager Don Money didn’t use Jason Childers in relief. I could share all of that, but I would be talking about the 1998 Beloit Snappers, the Single-A affiliate of…

The Road

It’s safe to say that every time a friend or relative ask me if I will be with the Rangers on a road trip, I wish that I could be in that city. I don’t wish to be away from my family, but it’s just that I would like to visit with friends or family,…

Let’s Go To The Phone Lines

I called into a sports talk show once in my life. Once. I will tell you more in a minute or two. My Texas Rangers radio postgame show is driven by the plays that occur from that night’s game, but the callers have the strength to steer the show into a spirited direction that I…