Tag Archives: MLB

Welcome to April, and Baseball Season! | 04.01.13

The Wait is over: MLB Opening Day is here

by In The Game in SPORTS

It’s opening day! A sure sign of spring comes with the first pitch and the first crack of the bat. Get your baseball fix with this preview of the 2013 MLB season.


Tax tips 2013: Facing Your fears

by SnowbizNow in FINANCE

Racing to get your taxes done? Nicholas Snow welcomes Jeffrey Wolter and Bill Witbrodt, who provide tips during the homestretch of 2013 filing deadlines.


Mother-daughter Getaways: SUE MONK KIDD’s NEW BOOK

by World Footprints in TRAVEL

New York Times bestselling author Sue Monk Kidd (Secret Life of Bees) and her daughter, Ann Kidd Taylor, discuss their new book and journey of self-discovery.


10 Things Teenagers Whine about

by Ms. January Jones in YOUTH

Not to be confused with the Mad Men actress, author January Jones (Thou Shalt Not Whine) devotes this episode to teens’ biggest complaints, plus causes and cures!


Ibm’s must-read report on IT SECURITY

by Caleb Barlow in TECHNOLOGY

While high-profile cyber attacks dominate the news, more data was compromised in 2012 using simple attacks. Get up on mobile security and the threat to your business.


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Overheard: Where in the World Is Patty Duke Now? | 03.14.13

Patty Duke dishes on life, IRELAND and mental health Awareness

by NorthwestPrime in ENTERTAINMENT

Oscar-winner Patty Duke chats candidly about her life and career, as well as her advocacy for mental health. Find out her given name and why this St. Patrick’s Day will be extra special.


Music legend hank williams Jr. and his american dream

by The Don Smith Show in POLITICS

Music legend Hank Williams Jr. talks about forging his own path in music despite his famous father, as well as weighing in on political issues.


TOP CHEF’s Brian Malarkey’s GOT TASTE

by Olivia Wilder in FOOD

Remember Brian Malarkey from Season 3 of Top Chef? He’s now a judge on ABC’s The Taste. Find out how the celeb chef created 5 wildly successful restaurants in just 2 years!


SELF-HELP Author, Scholar and Oprah ALUM JEan Houston

by VividLife Radio in SELF-HELP

An adviser to political leaders, UNICEF and the U.N., author and scholar Jean Houston uses The Wizard of Oz as the basis for her new book on overcoming life’s challenges.


More mLB rumors oF Performance-Enhancing Drugs

by Fan Junkies Radio in SPORTS

A what-if discussion of PEDs in Major League Baseball, complete with rumors (names and all) and reports of those who failed drug tests during the offseason. 


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Christian ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ Okoye, and Former Isley Brother Member Chris Jasper Today on BlogTalkRadio

christian-okoye6Christian Okoye: The former NFL running back—nicknamed “The Nigerian Nightmare”—who played for the Kansas City Chiefs from 1987 to 1992, stops by the Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current gridiron season.

dj-carrascoD.J. Carrasco: The MLB pitcher, who began his career with the Royals, before moving on to the White Sox, Pirates and Diamondbacks—and, just last month, being signed to a 2-year deal with the Mets—stops by The Final Word to chat with hosts JayReelz and J.D. about the Amazins’ 2011 season, and what he hopes to achieve.

chris-jasperChris Jasper
: The former member of the Isley Brothers, who charted in 1988 with the R&B hit Super Bad—and was unducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 4 years later—stops by Layin’ It on the Line to chat with host Reginald Ford about his latest CD, Everything I Do.

natalie-stewartNatalie Stewart: Half of the British R&B duo Floetry, whose debut album sold 800,000 copies and spawned 2 Top 10 singles—Say Yes and Getting Late—drops in on Sippin on Ink to chat about her latest album, Floetic Soul, feauturing pals MC Lyte and Musiq Soulchild.

ann-handley-cc-chapmanAnn Handley & CC Chapman: The authors of the new book Content Rules: How to Create Killer Blogs, Podcasts, Videos, Ebooks, Webinars (and more) that Engage Customers and Ignite Your Business chat with host Zane Safrit about building relationships and finding success in the digital realm.

tim-bowmanTim Bowman: The smooth-jazz guitarist, who began his career as musical director for The Winans stops by Jazzin Em Up to chat with host Cres O’Neal about his latest album, The Collection, featuring the tracks Let It Shine, All My Life, Soul Dream and Smile.

Christina Aquilera, The Goo Goo Dolls’ John Rzeznik, Spike Lee and More: BlogTalkRadio’s Weekly Highlights

christina-aguileraChristina Aguilera: The 4-time Grammy-winner drops in to chat about her big-screen debut, in Burlesque. Co-starring Cher, the flick casts Christina—who tells Punch Drunk CriticsJohn Nolan, “I’m a little O.C.D.”—as a small-town waitress with a big voice who follows her dreams to an L.A. nightclub.

john-rzeznik1John Rzeznik: The Goo Goo Dolls frontman and the band’s bassist, Robby Takac, join Milling About’s Robin Milling at NYC’s Roseland Ballroom to chat about their latest CD, Something For The Rest of Us. (Be sure not to miss John’s a cappella rendition of Happy Birthday for birthday girl Robin.)

natalie-portman32Natalie Portman: Star Wars’ Queen Amidala reveals how she trained as a ballerina for the Darren Aronofsky-directed thriller Black Swan, which opens tomorrow. “We were swimming a mile a day,” she tells Keeping It Reel host Tim Gordon. “And we were toning so that my body could look like a dancer’s.”

spike-lee1Spike Lee: The director spends a full hour with The Knicks Blog host Anthony Donahue, chatting about his hometown team. And when asked if he was upset that the Knicks didn’t land LeBron James, Spike says no—“Because if somebody doesn’t want to be here, then you don’t want them.”

sally-kellerman11Sally Kellerman: M*A*S*H’s Hot Lips Houlihan, whose new CD is titled Sally, recalls making the TV film Murder Among Friends with the late Leslie Nielsen—who teased her with fake flatulence. “That really headed him into the comedic part of his career,” she tells Milling About host Robin Milling.

john-roberts2John Roberts: As the 30th anniversary of John Lennon’s death— Dec. 8—approaches, CNN anchor John Roberts drops in on Film Festival Radio‘s Janice Malone to preview the network’s new documentary, Losing Lennon: Countdown to Murder, which premieres Saturday, Dec. 4 at 8pm ET.

suze-ormanSuze Orman: The host of CNBC’s The Suze Orman Show drops in to discuss the revised version of her New York Times bestseller The Road to Wealth. “If you define yourself by you possessions,” she tells host Philippe Matthews, “you are nothing more than a financial liar.”

soledad-obrien-5Soledad Obrien: The CNN anchor drops in on Afronerd Radio host Desmond Burton to discuss her new memoir The Next Big Story: My Journey Through the Land of Possibilities, which fellow network star Anderson Cooper calls “A fascinating behind-the-scenes look at reporting.”

coco-crispCoco Crisp, : The ace Oakland A’s center fielder—who helped lead his previous team, the Boston Red Sox, to victory in the 2007 World Series—stops by The Bottom Line Sports Show to chat with hosts Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about the current MLB season.

David Brancaccio, Heather Tom and Chris Chambliss Interviewed on BlogTalkRadio Nov. 2, 2010

david-brancaccioDavid A. Brancaccio, a reporter-at-large for Public Radio’s daily business report Marketplace, drops in for a special EL-ection Day edition of The El Show. Plus: Steve Cone, CMO of The Brierley Group—and author of Steal These Ideas!—joins host Richard Laermer to weigh in on Midterm Madness.
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The Emmy-winning star of The Bold and the Beautiful, Heather Tom, who plays Katie Spencer on the CBS soap, chats about her recent trip to Thailand and her journey toward stardom. Plus: World Footprints Radio’s Tonya and Ian Fitzpatrick welcome master Spanish chef Jose Pizarro.

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The 6-time World Series champ, Chris Chambliss, who played for the Indians, Yankees and Braves before returning to the Bombers in ‘88 for his final MLB season, stops by to chat with The Bottom Line Sports Show’s Gerald Brown and Jonathan Foy about this year’s Giants-Rangers match-up.
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Alison Sweeney, the actress who plays Sami Brady on Days of Our Lives chats about the 45th anniversary of the NBC daytime drama. Alison will also fill us in on tonight’s special edition of The Biggest Loser, in which the cast heads to Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton to live and train like Marines, on Film Festival Radio.

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The writer-director, D.B. Sweeney, who starred opposite Charlie Sheen in Eight Men Out, returns to BTR, this time to chat up the DVD release of his 2006 directorial effort, Two Tickets To Paradise. Tune in to host Olivia Wilder’s DB Sweeney Trivia Contest for a chance to win a copy of the flick.

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Programming Highlights; July 19, 2010

jenny-bicksAt 3 PM Tomorrow Will Be Televised’s Simon Applebaum sits down with writer-producer Jenny Bicks, who’s best known for her work on Sex and the City. Jenny, who also created Men in Trees, will chat about her new Showtime series, The Big C, starring Laura Linney.
roy-nelson1At 8 PM The Wheelhouse hosts Michael Bower and Chris Cause mix it up with UFC superstar Roy Nelson. The Jiu-Jitsu black belt, who—despite his 263 pounds—is known for his agility, will discuss his upcoming bout with Brazilian heavyweight Junior Dos Santos.
brian-culberson At 10 PM Talking Smooth Jazz host Terri Scott kicks it with musician Brian Culbertson, who regularly opens for Barry Manilow—and has got a new album that drops tomorrow titled simply XII.  The disc sports guest performances by such artists as Brian McKnight and Faith Evans.

miles-wolffAt 1 PM Sports Talk 2345 host Matthew Orso sits down with Miles Wolff, commissioner of the Can-Am baseball league, and owner of the Quebec Capitales. Miles will chat about the current MLB season, as well as his sentiments about the late George Steinbrenner.
stupidcancershow-15At 9 PM The Stupid Cancer Show host Matthew Zachary welcomes young-adult sarcoma survivor Jason Mlot, and Cyriac Roeding, CEO of ShopKick, Inc. and of 12 Snap Mobile.

*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.

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Programming Highlights; July 13, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

rachael-cantuAt 3 PM Radio Free Radio host Jeff Taylor kicks it with indie singer-songwriter Rachael Cantu, who has opened for B.B. King and whose tunes have been feauted on ABC Family’s Pretty Little Liars and ABC’s Private Practice.

mike-petrone At 6:30 PM Indie Lady host Adrienne Manson gets busy with rapper Mike Petrone, whose influences range from Eminem to Bob Marley, and whose debut single, Crank It is featured on To the Fallen Records’ Hip Hop’s Volume 2.

matthew-mungleAlso at 8 PM 123 Film!’s Sam Heer hangs with Hollywood special-effects artist Matthew W. Mungle, who won and Oscar for his work on Francis Ford Coppola’s Dracula, and whose other credits include Steven Spielberg’s Schlinder’s List and Rob Reiner’s The Bucket List

sam-cutlerAt 9 PM Icon Fetch sits down with Sam Cutler, who was road manager for the Rolling Stones during their ‘69 tour that ended in the Altamont Speedway concert—where 1 person was murdered and 3 others died accidentally. Sam will discuss his new book, You Can’t Always Get What You Want.

scott-pattersonAt 10 PM Olivia Wilder rolls out the red-hot carpet for Scott Patterson, who captured countless feminine hearts as Luke Danes on Gilmore Girls. The former MLB player will chat about his role in the upcoming NBC series The Event, and in the big-screen flick The Frankenstein Brothers.

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Programming Highlights; March 14, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:

weird-dude-for-christieAt 11 AM Chatterblog Radio presents their MLB preview for the 2010 season with special guest Adam Rubin, Mets’ Daily News beat writer, to weigh in on this year’s prospects.

 

 

 

some-dude-for-christieAT 3 PM Newd Radio welcomes Kevin Roose, an English Literature student at Brown University, to talk about his experience posing as a student at one of the most popular evangelical schools in the country, Liberty University.

 

 

boxer-dude-for-christieAt 4 PM Rocking Talking Boxing speaks with Heavyweight Contender Fast Eddie Chambers about his upcoming  match-up, plus all the weekend fight recaps and upcoming fight previews.

 

 

shreve-for-christieAt 6 PM The Renegade Farmer welcomes Shreve Stockton, blogger at The Daily Coyote, to talk about raising wildlife, building a farm, living the country lifestyle, and dealing with her menagerie of animals.

 

 

chef-dude-for-christieAt 10 PM Olivia welcomes Jean-Christophe Novelli, a 5 AA Rosette and 4 Michelin Star award-winning chef, to talk about his career and his work on Bravo’s Chef Academy.

 

 

corey-haim-for-christieAt 11 PM Francy and Friends welcomes fans to pay tribute to teen heartthrob actor Cory Haim, best known for his work in The Lost Boys, who passed away this past week.

 

 

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