Let MLB expand to DFW, why not?

(This is my post from WFAA.com on July 15, 2015.) Prior to the Major League Baseball All-Star break, I was immersed in the fun of another Crosstown Classic. I was at Wrigley Field and watched the second game of a series between the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Cubs. With a game like this,…

My Frank Thomas Hall of Fame Story

When I was a freshman in high school, I loved reading the sports section of the Chicago Tribune.  I looked at the fine print of the “scoreboard page” to find the stats of the Birmingham Barons.  That was the Chicago White Sox Double-A affiliate, and I was looking for the stats of then 22-year-old Frank…

When Play-by-Play was Brewed

Over the past couple of days while the Texas Rangers played their games in Milwaukee, I thought about the last time I was in Milwaukee. It was in June of 2010, and it was my first full MLB series of handling play-by-play and color commentary with the great Eric Nadel. Dave Barnett who regularly worked…