Brandon Belt went on 95.7 The Game today and talked to Greg Papa and John Lund about the concussion he suffered on July 19 in Miami. “I am good now. I was in a fog for a little while, I’m not going to lie. It was a weird place, but I seem to be coming out […]
Dave Feldman calls him “The Papa Bear.” KGMZ calls him the star of their highest-rated show, and their program director announced the following yesterday. I’m thrilled to announce that @957thegame has signed Greg Papa to a new 3-yr deal. Many more great days ahead for him & @JohnLundRadio! — Jason Barrett (@sportsradiopd) May 15, 2014 In case […]
95.7 “The Game” is bringing back a host they let go two Novembers ago. “Inside The Bigs” w/ @BigUrbSports returns March 1st & airs Saturdays 9a-12p during baseball season! Plus weekly call-ins on The Wheelhouse! — 95.7 The GAME (@957thegame) February 19, 2014 I’m guessing “weekly call-ins on The Wheelhouse” means Urban will be a […]
The latest Arbitron numbers were released yesterday afternoon, giving us a look at a year of ratings for the San Francisco market! Here are the numbers updated through June (numbers on demographics or specific shows aren’t available to the general public): San Francisco April May June Station AQH% Reach AQH% Reach AQH% Reach Owner KNBR-AM 4.8 […]
The May Arbitron numbers were released. So, dear readers, that means you get your monthly fix of sports radio ratings. This feature is called “Radio Wars” but with the current ratings it is less a war and more of a massacre. With baseball in full swing, the Giants playing pretty well, KNBR has become a ratings […]
Dave Henderson seemed huge during his playing days. Maybe it was the fu-manchu or the way he stood at the plate, but he always appeared bigger than his listed size (6’2″, 210 lbs). His outstanding production during the playoffs didn’t hurt either, and back in the 1980s and early ’90s the playoffs were the only […]
The April Arbitron numbers were released. So, dear readers, that means you get your monthly fix of sports radio ratings. With baseball on the radio, KNBR has regained it’s dominant position in the sports “Radio Wars” and can comfortably call themselves “the sports leader,” while 95.7 “The Game” treads water. While it is hard to […]
The big news that rocked the Bay Area sports radio was Ralph “The Razor” Barbieri getting axed from KNBR. Unfortunately, because of the lag in the reporting of the ratings, it won’t be until next month that we can see what effect that news has on the sports radio landscape. Even then it might be […]
The winter months have been hard on the ratings for our local sports radio stations, and this February’s ratings show that the...
It’s time to check out the results of our “Radio Wars” survey. A few notes: — We had 416 responses. — Average...