Sports Radio Boston – Death of Traditional Sports Media – Print to Pixels

Hacksaw: The death of traditional sports media Posted By jason.owens On August 27, 2009 @ 8:52 pm In Sports New York is the Mecca of it all. The hustle and bustle of the Big Apple. The Theatre District, the Empire State Building, Manhattan, Wall Street, the Yankees, Mets and Madison Square Garden are all part of a great city. At one time, in New York, on any street corner, you would find a newsstand that sold magazines, cigarettes, cigars, postcards, and your newspaper. At that … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston Video – Kevin Youkilis: Narrow World of Sports

Kevin Youkilis: Narrow World of Sports From: NarrowWorld | 36,106 views Mehlman meets Youkilis. He brought you Yada Yada Yada and Sponge-worthy and now Seinfeld Writer/Producer Peter Mehlman brings you Peter Mehlmans Narrow World of Sports. In this episode, Peter kicks back by the pool and interviews Red Sox first baseman Kevin Youkilis. Youk educates Peter on the difference between athletes and baseball players and what its like to be good in the locker room. Youk is … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Chad Finn – Mike Reiss Snubs Globe & Defects to ESPN Boston

Article Courtesy of:  Boston Sports Media -  Boston Globe/Boston.com ESPN jumps into local fray with website By Chad Finn Globe Staff / August 28, 2009 While discussing the flurry of transactions in the local sports media, a source at a popular Boston website recently mused, “There are not a lot of allegiances anymore. Every man for himself. It’s really become a free-for-all.’’ Yesterday, a well-known but unexpected player entered the fray. And did it ever … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – WEEI Boston Reports Online Stats SURGE WEEI-AM

WEEI.com reports jump in page views August 27, 2009 11:01 AM By Chris Reidy, Globe Staff WEEI.com, the website of local sports radio station WEEI-AM, said that it recorded 4,279,677 page views in July, up from 2,275,405 in July 2008. "This was the first time the site cracked the 4 million page views mark in a single month," WEEI.com said in a press release. A factor in the increased traffic was an initial round of "upgrades in content and design in August 2008," WEEI.com … [Read more...]

Sport Radio News – Boston – Ellsbury Breaks the Stolen Base Record!

Ellsbury sets Red Sox steal record with 55th of season by The Republican Sports Desk Tuesday August 25, 2009, 4:26 PM Associated Press Red Sox Jacoby Ellsbury steals third base against the Chicago White Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park in Boston Tuesday. With his 55th stolen base, Ellsbury breaks a team record for steals in a single season. By RON CHIMELIS rchimelis@repub.com BOSTON - With his 55th stolen base of the season, Jacoby Ellsbury raised the bar for Boston … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Bruce Allen – Boston Radio Heavyweights Slug it Out

Thoughts on 98.5 FM – One Week In Aug21 - 2009 - Courtesy of:  Boston Sports Media Watch The new 98.5 The SportsHub has been on the air for a week now, and it’s time for a few knee-jerk reactions and thoughts on how they’re stacking up to WEEI. Toucher and Rich vs. Dennis and Callahan Right now the best things I can say about T&R is that they’re trying, and that they’re not D&C. The show is clearly a work in progress as they make the transition to more sports talk. I like … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – MLB Network Analyst – Sean Casey

Casey on the case for MLB His friendly style fits new network By Chad Finn Globe Staff / August 21, 2009 The Red Sox, laboring behind the Yankees and locked in a wild-card battle with the upstart Rangers and lurking Rays, have made their fans sweat during the dog days of August. So perhaps it’s wise to turn to a cooler head - one just a season removed from being a true insider - to put the club in perspective. “Aw, c’mon, you never count out the Red … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Now We’re Talking! – Red Sox

Sports Radio Boston - V Martinez! Way to go boys!  Now that's what we want to see...while Sports Radio Talk buries Ortiz and continually barrage JD with negativity or all apologies - f#@king gag me. They each participate in a much needed 9th inning comeback W !! But The story is of course V Martinez!! So today we will of course hear about how none of the on air talent had buried Papi or Drew..yadda yadda yadda.. - I'd rather hear Trupiano and Hardy talk about Philly Vick all day … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – 98.5 FM Mix Up Kick Off SNAFU

For debut of sports radio station, a Pats’ audible Lineup shift creates confusion; format to resume today Listeners to the debut of 98.5 FM heard a replay of the Patriots’ Super Bowl win over Philadelphia, sealed by Rodney Harrison’s interception. (Globe/File 2005) By Johnny Diaz Globe Staff / August 14, 2009 Listeners were confused yesterday when they tuned into Boston’s newest sports talk radio station, 98.5 FM: Instead of the … [Read more...]