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Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Gary Brackett & Adventurer Sean Burch

This weekend’s edition of The #SportsWatchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was jam-packed! In addition to exclusive interviews with former NFL linebacker Gary Brackett as well as professional adventure athlete Sean Burch, it also featured commentary on the #MLB happenings to start the season as the Arizona Diamondbacks are off to their hottest start in ... Read More »

MLB Home Run Derby VR Now Available

NEW YORK /PRNewswire/ — Today’s commercial launch of MLB Home Run Derby VR (Virtual Reality) for play on Sony PlayStation®VR and HTC Vive brings a first-of-its-kind experience to baseball fans by literally putting the action and power of every swing in their hands with unique motion controls. The game, which features three All-Star ballparks from 2017-19, was developed and distributed by the award-winning ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Nick Lowery (again) & MLB’s Robb Quinlan

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was totally stuffed! In addition to exclusive interviews with seven-time Pro Bowl NFL kicker and Kansas City Chiefs Hall-of-Famer Nick Lowery as well as former MLB utility player Robb Quinlan, it also featured my own little mock draft before the upcoming NFL Draft ... Read More »

Rising Number Of Baseball Players Getting Ulnar Neuritis, An Elbow Condition Keeping Them Off The Field

CHICAGO /PRNewswire/ — First it was Tommy John; now another elbow condition is throwing a curve ball at young baseball players. With more kids playing baseball year-round and throwing at record velocities, ulnar neuritis, also known as cubital tunnel syndrome, is a condition keeping more players off the field. Physicians at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR), who are team physicians for the Chicago ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features WWE/MMA’s Jack Swagger & NFL’s Rennie Curran

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was loaded with great content! In addition to exclusive interviews with former WWE superstar and current MMA fighter, the All-American American himself, Jack Swagger as well as former NFL defensive end Rennie Curran, it also featured commentary on the winners and losers of ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features NFL’s Marques Colston, MLS’s Jack Elliott & MLB’s Steve Wightman

This weekend’s edition of The #SportsWatchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was full! In addition to exclusive interviews with former Super Bowl champion NFL wide receiver Marques Colston, center back for the MLS Philadelphia Union Jack Elliott and MLB Hall-of-Fame groundskeeper Steve Wightmen, it also featured commentary on the recent acquisition by the LA Galaxy ... Read More »

New Major League Baseball Video Games Coming To Fans This Spring

Yesterday’s launch of R.B.I. Baseball 18 for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X marks the first of three consumer video game offerings coming to fans throughout the beginning of the 2018 Major League Baseball (MLB) season this spring. Each of these games, built by the award-winning Games and Virtual Reality (VR) team ... Read More »

Los Angeles Dodgers Lose Justin Turner to Injury

Credit: Joe Camporeale

By Mason Kern The Los Angeles Dodgers lost their offensive leader from last season to injury in this past Monday night’s spring training game in which the team achieved a 3-1 victory over the Oakland Athletics. Justin Turner, third baseman for last season’s World Series runner-ups, reportedly sustained a non-displaced fracture in his left wrist upon being hit by a ... Read More »

Podcast Audio: ‘The Sports Watchdog’ Radio Show Features MLB’s Ferguson Jenkins & NFL-Related Author Michael McCormack

This weekend’s edition of The Sports Watchdog Radio Show on NBC Sports Radio AM 1060 – Phoenix was stacked! In addition to exclusive interviews with MLB Hall-of-Fame pitcher Ferguson Jenkins as well as NFL-related author of “Born Fanatic: My Life in the Grip of the NFL” Michael McCormack, it also featured commentary on the beginning stages of the NFL offseason ... Read More »