thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: August 5, 1921
The first broadcast of a sports event in world history is on the radio by KDKA as the Pirates defeat Philadelphia 8-5 at Forbes Field. [Wikipedia; Hammond Museum of Radio] 

thepittsburghhistoryjournal:

On This Day in Pittsburgh History: August 5, 1921

The first broadcast of a sports event in world history is on the radio by KDKA as the Pirates defeat Philadelphia 8-5 at Forbes Field. [WikipediaHammond Museum of Radio

Bob Costas is in the radio booth with Bob Uecker

Do with that what you will.

Torres [is] an excellent baserunner. Especially interesting since he grew up without shoes.

The incomparable Vin Scully referring to the Mets’ leadoff hitter, Andres Torres.

Courtesy of KLAC-AM and MLB At Bat 12 app

White Sox Playing the Yankees Means One Thing