Sports Radio Boston – WBZ-FM Debuts

WBZ-FM sports-talk station debuts - Format competes with WEEI By Thomas Grillo |   Thursday, August 13, 2009  |  http://www.bostonherald.com |  Media & Marketing Boston’s first FM sports talk radio station is kicking off today with surprisingly little fanfare. WBZ-FM, dubbed “98.5 The Sports Hub,” will debut at 6 a.m. with former WBCN [website] disc jockeys Fred Toucher and Rich Shertenlieb of “Toucher & Rich” trying their hand at sports talk. At 10 a.m., Comcast … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Boston Radio Swap

Boston Sports News - CBS Broadcasting Aug 12, 2009 Boston Radio Swap Takes Effect 'The Rock Of Boston' WBCN Signed Off, Mix Moved Up The Dial - BOSTON (WBZ) Overnight the landscape of Boston radio changed. WBCN 'The Rock of Boston' signed off and Mix 98.5 moved up the dial. Listeners who tuned into 98.5 on Wednesday heard recorded reminders from Mix personalities that they have moved to 104.1 FM. Thursday, a new all-sports format will take over 98.5, known as 'Boston's Sports Hub' … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston News – Jerry Trupiano Back in Town at The Sports Hub

Jerry Trupiano joins the The Sports Hub??? Article Courtesy of Fang's Bites:  For the COMPLETE STORY Click here. Word has leaked that Jerry Trupiano will helm a weekend sports talk show at the "new" sportstalkfest in Boston. He will apparently be co-hosting with local personality "Hardy". Hardy will be hosting a weekend show on 98.5 The Sports Hub/WBZ-FM with former Red Sox announcer Jerry Trupiano. On WBCN, former morning man Charles Laquidara was on with afternoon drive personality Hardy … [Read more...]

Sports Radio Boston – Bruins, Patriots games to move to new ‘WBZ-FM’

Bruins, Patriots games to move to new 'WBZ-FM' Boston (WBZ Newsroom) -- Changes on the Boston radio dial. CBS Radio, owner of WBZ Newsradio 1030, announced Tuesday that Boston Bruins Hockey broadcasts will be moving to an FM sister station. The Bruins games along with New England Patriots games will now be heard on the new "98.5 The Sports Hub". That station will also assume the call letters WBZ-FM, pending FCC approval. A full talent and programming schedule for the station will be … [Read more...]