Bryan Curtis and David Shoemaker are joined by sportscaster Al Michaels in preparation for the start of the baseball season. They discuss Michael’s relationships with Curt Gowdy and Sal Bando (6:30), his first broadcasting job for the Hawaii Islanders (16:00), the art of calling baseball (37:40), and much more!
Al Michaels Talks About His Career As a Baseball Announcer
The legendary sportscaster joins to discuss his first broadcasting job for the Hawaii Islanders, the art of calling baseball, and much more
Trump Is Back in the News Cycle, How to Talk to an Embattled Quarterback, and the Return of Harry Caray
Plus, the Overworked Twitter Joke of the Week and David Shoemaker guesses the Strained-Pun Headline
Musa and Ryan also round up some of the key results around Europe after the returns of La Liga and Serie A
Also, Tom Lawlor shines in the 2022 G1 Climax and Shinsuke Nakamura brings Strong Style to the WWE (with the help of Gunther) in this week’s best pro wrestling matches
Bill Simmons, Juliet Litman, and Amanda Dobbins record the most systematic, hydromatic, and ultramatic podcast ever after rewatching the 1978 classic
Professor Peters discusses what makes the best, the best? And how do elite sports people deal with failure and animalistic behavior?