Tag Archives: Baseball Hall of Fame

Spend 13 Candid Minutes with Angela Bassett | 05.06.13

ANgela Bassett on work-life balance, ‘Olympus’ & beauty

by Going Places Radio in FILM

Superstar actress Angela Bassett returns to chat about her latest film, Olympus Has Fallen, her recent White House visit, work-life balance, her beauty regimen and her upcoming movie musical, Black Nativity.


Talking with Discovery channel storm chaser Tim samaras

by Storm Clowns in WEATHER

6 months have passed since Superstorm Sandy, and extreme weather is something many Americans still contend with. Hear expert Tim Samaras, of Discovery Channel’s Storm Chasers, share extreme stories.


Hall of fame catcher johnny bench

by Breakthrough with Barry Farber in SPORTS

Hall of Fame catcher and baseball legend Johnny Bench shares his insights on breaking through.


‘The talk’ host & ‘Roseanne’ actress sara gilbert

by UnCensored Radio in ENTERTAINMENT

Actress and TV host Sara Gilbert (Roseanne and The Talk) chats about her special connection with Roseanne Barr, her thoughts on fame and executive producing a show competing with The View


Planned Parenthood’s 85th anniversary

by Joy Keys in CURRENT EVENTS

Joy Keys chats with Roslyn Y. Rogers, CEO of Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan NJ, about its 85th anniversary celebration.


Pete ‘The Hit King’ Rose: How I Got My Other Nickname—‘Charlie Hustle’

Pete Rose may be a lot of things, but lazy isn’t one of them—as two equally great New York Yankees were quick to attest.

Interviewed on BEST Business Radio, the former Cincinnati Reds star recalls how he got dubbed “Charlie Hustle.”

“The name was given to me when I was trying out for the Reds in spring training in 1963,” he tells host Doug Huggins.

"Whether you're playin' baseball or you're in business to sell a product, you can't cheat the fans," Pete (above) tells us. "Fans are customers, customers are fans."

"Whether you're playin' baseball or you're in business to sell a product, you can't cheat the fans," Pete (above) tells us. "Fans are customers, customers are fans."

“We played the New York Yankees in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. And I did a couple of things in that game and Mickey Mantle and Whitey Ford were talking to the New York press after the game and Mickey said to Whitey—or Whitey said to Mickey—‘Did you see that? Charlie Hustle beat us today!’

“And the next day in the New York paper it said, ‘Charlie Hustle Beats Yanks.’ My name was created at that time. And about three weeks later I ended up makin’ the Reds for the first time.”

Pete, who holds the all-time record—among many others—for most career hits (4,256), also discusses how he Continue reading