Monday, August 17 San Francisco Giants at St. Louis Cardinals (ESPN 7 pm) Dave Flemming, Aaron Boone, Dallas Braden Tuesday, August 18 Detroit Tigers at Chicago Cubs (MLBN 8 pm) Bob Costas, Jim Kaat & Tom Verducci [alt: Giants at Cardinals]...Show More Summary
Also, Chip Kelly: Definitely not a racist.
Monday, August 10 Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals (ESPN 8 pm) Dave O’Brien, Dallas Braden, Eduardo Perez & Pedro Gomez Tuesday, August 11 Detroit Tigers at Kansas City Royals (MLBN 8 pm) Bob Costas, Jim Kaat & Sam Ryan [alt: Pirates...Show More Summary
When Josh Elliott left ABC and “Good Morning America” for NBC in March 2014, it seemed like a move that could have substantial repercussions, with Elliott tabbed by many as the successor to either Bob Costas or Matt Lauer. That hasn’t...Show More Summary
From the July 22 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor: Previously: Bob Costas And Bill O'Reilly Agree: Conduct Background Checks On All Gun Sales NRA Leadership Virtually Alone In Opposition To Expanding Background Checks For Every Gun Sale NRA Calls Loophole That Allowed Charleston Shooter To Buy A Gun "A Critical Safety Valve"
MLB Network suddenly announced a third new edition of MLB Network Presents this week, featuring a roundtable discussion with the Franchise Four Greatest Living Players, as announced prior to the All-Star Game on Tuesday. Bob Costas sat...Show More Summary
After receiving the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at the ESPYs on Wednesday, Caitlyn Jenner gave a powerful speech in which she declared, “It is an honor to have the word ‘courage’ associated with my life.” But not everybody thinks Jenner’s very public gender transition displayed the kind of courage usually associated with the award. Show More Summary
Caitlyn Jenner, accepting the Arthur Ashe Courage Award tonight at ESPN’s annual ESPYs ceremony, addressed head on the controversy about the decision to give her this year’s award. NBC Sports broadcaster Bob Costas is among those who...Show More Summary
“Buck Showalter, A Life in Baseball,” an interview with the Orioles manager hosted by Bob Costas, premieres Wednesday at 7 p.m. on MLB Network.During the hour-long program, Showalter discusses coming to terms with the fact that he wasn’t...Show More Summary
In an interview with HuffPost Live, ESPY host and comedian Joel McHale fielded questions regarding Caitlyn Jenner receiving the Arthur Ashe Courage Award this year and defended the ESPY’s decision despite critics (such as Bob Costas) questioning the… The post ESPYs Host Joel McHale Defends Caitlyn Jenner as Arthur Ashe Courage Award Recipient: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
I have to admit, I didn't see this one coming. We recently discussed how Bob Costas reacted to a video of him being more than a bit hard on Cubs MLB pitcher Pedro Strop by going full-tirade on the internet and social media. Within that...Show More Summary
You would only really know this if you're a baseball fan, but Bob Costas went ahead and stepped in it recently while calling a Cubs vs. Cardinals game. You see, relief pitcher Pedro Strop came out to work from the bullpen and promptly crapped himself on the mound (not literally). Show More Summary
Cubs Pitcher Pedro Strop had a bad night last night but still pointed to the heavens as he exited the game. Bob Costas ripped him for it.
It just sounds so right, so obvious that you just know you’ve heard Tim McCarver and Bob Costas do a baseball game together, correct? You figure that since McCarver was the analyst on four networks (ABC, CBS, Fox and the Baseball Network) over the last 35 years and since Costas was an integral part of […]
It just sounds so right, so obvious that you just know you’ve heard Tim McCarver and Bob Costas do a baseball game together, correct?You figure that since McCarver was the analyst on four networks (ABC, CBS, Fox and the Baseball Network)...Show More Summary
Is there anything worse than Bob Costas talking about “the ethos of the mob” and “clicks” and “ad-hominem attacks” every time he opens his mouth to answer a question about the internet? I submit that there isn’t. Read more...
Bob Costas apologized Sunday to Pedro Strop for the bizarre comment he made about the Chicago Cubs pitcher during an MLB Network telecast Friday night.
Bob Costas and Tim McCarver. Tim McCarver and Bob Costas. Think about that. These two certainly know each other, but they’ve only worked together on a game twice. When you say? That was back in 1980 when Costas was a backup announcer...Show More Summary
We have no use for Bob Costas, so this fell right into our wheelhouse. Costas is a clone of Keith Olberman a sportscaster with totally loony political opinions.
To be clear, professional sports broadcasting is thankfully long past the time when the announcers would annoyingly sugarcoat dismal player performances. (Though I would prefer that those who actually played the game engage in this criticism,...Show More Summary