It all started at a 5,000-watt radio station in Fresno, Calif….no, wait, that’s Ted Baxter, and if you understand the reference you also know Paul McCartney was in a group before Wings and that being a Red Sox fan meant pain, anguish and suffering. Kids today have it so easy – the Patriots win, the Celtics win, the Sox win. It’s like they all have Tiger Blood. And me? In 1983, I was sorting mail and driving Dick Vitale to the airport. Now, well, I don’t. But if it has to do with ESPN Content Development, ESPN Films, the ESPYs, ESPN The Magazine, consumer products, ESPN Books or X Games, I know the answer. Or know someone who does.
With heavy hearts, SportsCenter anchors, analysts, reporters and crew on Monday continued coverage of Sunday’s deaths of Major League Baseball star Jose Fernandez and golf legend Arnold Palmer after a full day of reporting and reaction on Sunday.