Many Triple Crown bids have left lasting memories

...still brings on chills when watching replays more than 40 years later. "He's moving like a tremendous machine!" the track announcer exclaimed.American Pharoah will attempt to become the 12th Triple Crown winner at the Belmont Stakes on June 6. The 3-year-old...

Savvy venue announcers pump crowd

...accent. The four hockey announcers are all from the NHL...submission from an announcer at a Harlem Globetrotters...World Cup snowboarding announcers speak all the way through...crowd couldn't tell. Announcers follow strict Olympic...super giant slalom, an announcer said a skier who strayed...

TBS, Turner South retain Braves announcers

...Superstation and Turner South announced Tuesday that the four announcers for Atlanta Braves games - Skip Caray, Pete Van Wieren...seasons. Caray and Van Wieren will serve as play-by-play announcers for the 28th year in a row in 2003. Analysts Simpson and...

Hutchison's idea for announcers put him on 18th

...tradition started of stationing announcers on the ninth and 18th greens...spectators."Dad recommended announcers on 9 and 18 and said they...Thus began the tradition of announcers on Nos. 9 and 18. It will...nine Masters, was the first announcer on the ninth hole. Like Hutchison...

Rants & Raves

...there (last) week is playing for one reason: He earned the right to be there and compete for the green jacket. The announcers, however, once again have turned it into The Tiger Woods Show. They all deserve respect, not just one.

Rants & Raves

...any program or initiative that progressives have established or championed in the past seven decades.I LISTENED TO A news announcer say Tom Brady had lost his integrity because of "deflategate." Lighten up. Brady is a football player. It's not like...

TV announcers use same cue cards

...Unless it is pouring down rain, the announcers invariably say weather conditions...spots on the fairways and greens, the announcers still say the course is in "immaculate...before Tiger Woods came along, the announcers said there were "record crowds" each...

Other sports
Masters Insider: Rich Beem

...Augusta this week working for CBS Sports. He is handling announcer duties for Featured Group 2, which can be seen on DirecTV...years, and with it some of the most memorable calls by CBS announcers. Here are five of the best: THE LIST5 Jim Nantz, 2004...

Bias is best for new NCAA Final Four 'Teamcasts'

NEW YORK - Accuse some of the announcers calling April's Final Four on...TBS. The regular Syracuse radio announcers might call the game from the Orange...far. The schools' regular radio announcers might not be an option: They can't...

Rants & Raves

Comments from readers:HAS THERE EVER been a radio station with announcers with a more limited vocabulary than WGAC? Austin Rhodes, Harley Drew and Ashley Brown are unbelievable. On March 6, Austin...