Monday, July 31 Cleveland Indians at Boston Red Sox (ESPN 7 pm) Adnan Virk, Eduardo Perez, Rick Sutcliffe Tuesday, August 1 Cleveland Indians at Boston Red Sox (MLB 7 pm) Bob Costas, Jim Kaat & Tom Verducci [Alt: Tigers at Yankees] Minnesota...Show More Summary
We are now less than two weeks away from the Arizona Cardinals and Dallas Cowboys facing off in the hall of fame game to kick off the preseason and Colin Kaepernick has only been contacted by the Seattle Seahawks in regards of getting a back-up position in the league. While most want to deflect and […]
Announcer / Player Drinking Games Some commentators don’t make us want to choke on chicken wings while we watch the NFL — Al Michaels and Bob Costas come to mind. Of course, some totally blow — you’re probably thinking Joe Buck, but he doesn’t bother us too much. Regardless, whether you like commentary or not, they’re […]
Mike Tirico replaces Bob Costas for NBC’s Olympics coverage, but he insists “I’m not famous” and is uncomfortable with questions about his background.
Tuesday, June 27 Chicago Cubs at Washington Nationals (MLB Network 7 pm) Bob Costas, John Smoltz & Ken Rosenthal [Alt: Marlins at Mets] Wednesday, June 28 Colorado Rockies at San Francisco Giants (MLB Network 7 pm) Local RSN [alt: Phillies...Show More Summary
Tuesday, June 6 Boston Red Sox at New York Yankees (MLBN 7 pm) Bob Costas, John Smoltz & Tom Verducci [Alt: Pirates at Orioles] Wednesday, June 7 Washington Nationals at Los Angeles Dodgers (MLBN 3 pm) Local RSN [Alt: Jays at A’s – 3:30p]...Show More Summary
OMG, Bob Costa reports that in lieu of "war room," Trump intends to be "his own messenger" and will tweet WHILE Comey testifies. /1 — Sybill Trelawney (@SybilT2) June 6, 2017 … but as a reality-tv showman, Trump inevitably retreats to his safe space! >> is admissible EVIDENCE in a grand jury, impeachment trial or […]
The Preakness Stakes is known as “The People’s Party” as thousands of revelers fill Pimlico Racecourse’s infield for concerts, drinking and debauchery. NBC covers a little of the revelry, but also balances it off with some horse racing as the Preakness is the middle jewel of the Triple Crown. Show More Summary
It’s a party.
Just after losing out to Bob Costas for the outstanding studio host category at Tuesday’s Sports Emmy Awards, Dan Patrick of NBC Sports and DirecTV chatted with Awful Announcing about living in the Bob Costas era, the ESPN layoffs and his future at Sunday Night Football. Show More Summary
Just moments after winning his fourth consecutive Sports Emmy for outstanding play-by-play personality— beating out Bob Costas, Verne Lundquist, Al Michaels and Jim Nantz— NBC Sports’ Mike “Doc” Emrick spoke with Awful Announcing about...Show More Summary
The Sports Emmys were handed out on Tuesday night and there were the usual winners like Bob Costas winning the Bob Costas Outstanding Studio Host Award, NBC’s Sunday Night Football for Outstanding Live Series and HBO’s Real Sports for Outstanding Journalism. Show More Summary
The triple play is a fairly elusive event. The unassisted variety, of course, is one of the rarest moments in baseball; there have only been 15 of them since 1900. But even the regular, garden variety triple play is a rarity; there have been 18 since the start of the 2013 season. Show More Summary
Monday, May 1 Baltimore Orioles at Boston Red Sox (ESPN 7 pm) Karl Ravech, Eduardo Perez San Francisco Giants at Los Angeles Dodgers (MLB 10 pm) Local RSN Tuesday, May 2 Baltimore Orioles at Boston Red Sox (MLB 7 pm) Bob Costas, John...Show More Summary
Washington Post reporter Robert Costa: President Trump called me on my cellphone Friday afternoon at 3:31 p.m. At first I thought it was a reader with a complaint since it was a blocked number. Instead, it was the president calling from the Oval Office. Show More Summary
Outside Magazine calls Lya Battle the "lady of strays," and for good reason: Visit her farm in the Central Valley of Costa Rica and you'll be surrounded by hundreds of dogs. Bob Shacochis travels to the Central American nation to dive deeper into the story and the animal sanctuary of...
Bob Costas, prime time host for NBC's coverage at the last 11 Olympic Games, is passing the torch to Mike Tirico. Costas' Olympic reign dates to 1992, the Summer Games in Barcelona. NBC made the announcement Thursday, exactly one year before the opening ceremony of South Korea's Pyeongchang Winter Games. Show More Summary
Costas said a dozen Olympics was a nice round number and that he made the decision on his own.
Bob Costas is stepping down from hosting the Olympics on NBC and Mike Tirico will replace him.