Ernie Harwell

December 9, 2010 by  
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Episode 38 - Ernie Harwell

This podcast features baseball sportscaster great, Ernie Harwell.  Our PhD Committee first reviews Major League Baseball’s playoff expansion idea of adding an additional wild card team in each league and then shifts into analyzing who is listening to our podcasts.  Then it’s time for Harwell.  Hear Harwell’s moving 1955 poem – The Definition of Baseball, then hear Harwell’s account of baseball’s Shot Heard ‘Round the World.  Ed Kasputis then interviews baseball author, Irwin J. Cohen about his friend, Ernie Harwell. The podcast concludes with At the Mixer with Marty Allen as Marty relives his most memorable day in radio – Sunday, October 26, 1997 as our PhD Committee gets ready for our next podcast featuring sportscaster great, Mel Allen.


One of a Kind – Ernie Harwell

December 6, 2010 by  
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One of a kind - Ernie Harwell

The Dodgers traded a Catcher to get Harwell in 1948

This week is Ernie Harwell week with our podcast featuring this great baseball sportscaster being released on Friday, December 10th.  “The more I learned about Ernie Harwell, the more impressed I became,” said Ed Kasputis, Creative Director of Baseball PhD.  “Harwell was a Southern gentleman who lived his life well.  He was a kind man who lived by the golden rule each day.”

Ernie Harwell Tribute


Ernie Harwell’s Farewell Speech – September 16, 2009

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