Author: mike (in boston)

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Is It Time to Rebuild Blue Jays Broadcasts?

Is It Time to Rebuild Blue Jays Broadcasts?

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   I have been sitting on this topic for a few months but with spring training upon us the time seems [...]
Seen & Heard – Weekend Edition

Seen & Heard – Weekend Edition

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. Busy couple of weeks in sports so I'm clearing out the queue before [...]
Seen & Heard – Weekend Edition

Seen & Heard – Weekend Edition

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. I'm clearing out the queue on a few small stories. As always, if th [...]
Blue Jays Win the Offseason

Blue Jays Win the Offseason

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Happy Holidays to all our readers. We appreciate all of you, but especially those who take the time [...]
Sportsnet’s Don Cherry Attacks Immigrants on CBC

Sportsnet’s Don Cherry Attacks Immigrants on CBC

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Don Cherry took to the national airwaves Saturday night to call out immigrants for failing to wear [...]
FAN590’s New Vision For Drive Home

FAN590’s New Vision For Drive Home

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Beyond the abrupt and short-lived change to 3-6pm, the 4-7pm slot has been sacrosanct at Fan590 for [...]
Seen & Heard – Weekend Edition

Seen & Heard – Weekend Edition

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. We had a very busy week and rather than posting several short stori [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">Sportsnet Revamps Entire 590 Line-Up</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Greg Brady Out</span>

Sportsnet Revamps Entire 590 Line-Up Greg Brady Out

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Hi everyone - Jonah and I are trying to collect as much information as possible but also want to gi [...]
Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Prime Time Sports

Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Prime Time Sports

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. Hope you're enjoying the end of summer.    I'd like to exten [...]
Sportsnet Tries to Change the Narrative on the Jays

Sportsnet Tries to Change the Narrative on the Jays

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   I'm on vacation from work right now and will try to devote some more time to writing over the comin [...]
An Interview with The Star’s Gregor Chisholm

An Interview with The Star’s Gregor Chisholm

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   With the Raptors taking the city by storm and the Leafs being a lead story 11 months out of 12 your [...]
<span class="entry-title-primary">Post-McCown Sports Media Power Rankings</span> <span class="entry-subtitle">Plus: ranking the remaining radio shows</span>

Post-McCown Sports Media Power Rankings Plus: ranking the remaining radio shows

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Happy Canada Day weekend. With the big news last week that Sportsnet had decided they were better o [...]
Sportsnet Prepares for Massive Layoffs

Sportsnet Prepares for Massive Layoffs

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Updated from earlier to reflect public statements by Sportsnet, McCown, and others.   Bob Mc [...]
Raptors Take Centre Court

Raptors Take Centre Court

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Toronto has always been a Leafs town first, and a Jays town second, with basketball struggling to g [...]
TSN’s Mark Milliere Arrested for DUI

TSN’s Mark Milliere Arrested for DUI

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Mark Milliere, TSN's Senior Vice-President of Production, suddenly parted ways with parent company Bell i [...]
The Athletic Looks to Disrupt Podcasting

The Athletic Looks to Disrupt Podcasting

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   After posting several jobs on their hiring website over the past several months The Athletic has of [...]
Fall & Winter 2018-2019 Sports Radio Ratings

Fall & Winter 2018-2019 Sports Radio Ratings

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   If there's one topic that has generated more interest than any other around here it's radio ratings. The F [...]
Longreads: the ethics of writing about tragedy

Longreads: the ethics of writing about tragedy

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email   Good morning sports media fans. Since we spend so much time talking about journalism here I like [...]
Sport Radio in 2018: The Year in Review

Sport Radio in 2018: The Year in Review

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Good morning sports media fans. Regular readers will have noticed that I stopped writing about radio in 2018 [...]
Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Economics

Sports Media Stories to Watch in 2019: Economics

by mike in boston / @mikeinboston / email Good morning sports media fans.  This is the final instalment of a series on sports media storie [...]
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