Before the trio could get to the business of baseball, Craig and Ron sorted out a little riff with regards to Ike Davis, as Ron explained how much he thinks of the Mets first baseman.
Seinfeld will appear on the pregame show and then join Gary Cohen, Keith Hernandez and Ron Darling for the call of the game against the San Francisco Giants.
Keith Olbermann is getting back into broadcasting to host TBS’ postseason baseball studio show, staying away from politics for the moment.
It will be held July 17 at Bethpage Black in Farmingdale, the course for the 2002 and 2009 U.S. Open. The tournament is scheduled for the day after the All-Star game at Citi Field in New York.
It’s not ridiculous to say that Harvey will turn out to be a more durable and superior pitcher than Strasburg. It’s just way too early to make that claim. Heading into Friday evening’s showdown at Citi, Strasburg is the superior arm.
SportsNet New York, better known as SNY, announced on Thursday that it has hired Valentine as an analyst for the Mets’ pre- and postgame shows before and after game telecasts.
Shannon Forde, who has worked in the New York Media Relations department since 1994 is fighting Stage IV breast cancer.
The settlement announced in New Jersey this past week should help move along a complete change to weaker BBCOR bats. Hopefully, someday, we will simply have a return to only wooden bats.
Clearly Darling is aware, and worthy of his nomination for this year’s ‘Pulse of the People’ award, but when asked about it he did his best to downplay the honor bestowed upon him.
On today’s edition of the wildly popular trivia show ‘Do You Know More Sports Than…’ we were introduced to a cute young gal named Nicole (pictured), who is a 23 year-old kindergarten teacher from Poughkeepsie, NY.
Maybe Santana’s gem served notice. Maybe the Mets have entered into that glorious, sporting ether where stats, reason, and recent history needn’t apply. And no one, from pundits to bookies, can explain it.
Like Boomer and Craig, Darling too is one of the nominees for this year’s ‘Pulse of the People’ award — and Craig’s not really sure why.
Without further adieu, what a thrill it was to have broadcast legend Dan Rather on-hand today to announce the lucky nominees for this year’s highly coveted ‘Pulse of the People’ award.
Ron Darling is a former Mets pitcher, current analyst on SNY and lifelong friend of the Boomer & Carton Morning Show, so he joined the guys just before 8 a.m. to break it all down.
For some reason, we always expect the newly rich to live well, not well beyond their means. But the 1986 Mets were ultimately the latter, and yet another one of their studs has been put to pasture.