Retro Sports Radio: Classic Games from History

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Classic radio broadcasts of baseball and football games and interviews from the past 100 years in sports history. Hear the greats like Vin Scully, Ernie Harwell, Mel Allen, Harry Caray, and Phil Rizzuto with the vintage radio play-by-play.Full games are published 5 times a week. Bonus episodes and interview clips will be published on the off-days of Mondays and Thursdays.All of the old-time radio broadcasts distributed in this podcast are either in the public domain, have expired copyright, or are freely available in Creative Commons on archive.org.Visit RetroSeasons.com for more sports history.

1961-May-30 • NYY/BOS • New York Yankees vs Boston Red Sox - Classic Baseball Radio Broadcast
Yesterday at 7:53 PM

- 1961 MLB Standings

- Tuesday, May 30, 1961

- Attendance: 19,592

- Venue: Fenway Park

- Radio Announcers

- Bob Delaney

- Phil Rizzuto

- Mel Allen

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- Starting Lineups

- 1961 New York Yankees

- 1 - 3B - Clete Boyer

- 2 - SS - Tony Kubek

- 3 - RF - Roger Maris

- 4 - CF - Mickey Mantle

- 5 - LF - Yogi Berra

- 6 - 1B...


1971-May-18 • NHL Stanley Cup G7 • Montreal Canadiens at Chicago Blackhawks - Classic Hockey Radio Broadcast
Last Friday at 1:42 PM

- 1971 NHL Standings

- May 18, 1971

- Stanley Cup Final Game 7

- Arena: Chicago Stadium

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- Radio Announcers

- Lloyd Pettit

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- Head Coaches

- Al MacNeil

- Billy Reay

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- Top Players

- 1971 Chicago Black Hawks

- C - Lou Angotti

- G - Gerry Desjardins

- L - Bobby Hull

- R - Cliff Koroll

- R - Chico...


1949 • Baseball Clip • Stan Musial Radio Interview
Last Thursday at 8:50 AM

- Harry Caray

- Stan Musial

In this 1949 radio interview, Stan Musial, a St. Louis Cardinals icon known as Stan the Man, reflects on his baseball career and the season. Musial, already a major star by this time, provides insights into his playing style, team dynamics, and personal experiences within Major League Baseball.#StanMusial #1949Baseball #RadioInterview #StLouisCardinals #MLBHistory


1950-May-13 • BSB/BKN • Boston Braves vs Brooklyn Dodgers - Classic Baseball Radio Broadcast
Last Wednesday at 9:20 AM

- 1950 MLB Standings

- Saturday, May 13, 1950

- Attendance: 19,488

- Venue: Ebbets Field

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- Radio Announcers

- Red Barber

- Connie Desmond

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- Managers

- Billy Southworth

- Burt Shotton

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- Starting Lineups

- 1950 Boston Braves

- 1 - CF - Sam Jethroe

- 2 - 1B - Earl Torgeson

- 3 - 3B - Bob Elliott

- 4 - LF - Sid Gordon

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1977-May-08 • MIL/DET • Milwaukee Brewers vs Detroit Tigers - Classic Baseball Radio Broadcast
Last Tuesday at 2:43 PM

- 1977 MLB Standings

- Sunday, May 8, 1977

- Attendance: 27,783

- Venue: Tiger Stadium

- Radio Announcers

- Ernie Harwell

- Paul Carey

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- Managers

- Alex Grammas

- Ralph Houk

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- Starting Lineups

- 1977 Milwaukee Brewers

- 1 - CF - Von Joshua

- 2 - SS - Robin Yount

- 3 - 1B - Cecil Cooper

- 4 - 3B - Sal Bando

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1966 • Baseball Clip • Bob Feller on MLB 1957 Season - Radio Show
Last Monday at 9:01 AM

- Bob Feller

- 1957 MLB Standings

In this 1966 radio show, baseball legend Bob Feller discusses the 1957 MLB season, providing unique insights and reflections. Feller, known for his fastball and distinguished career, brings a player's perspective to the discussion, likely touching on standout moments and players of that season. The 1957 season was notable for several reasons, including the Milwaukee Braves' World Series victory. Feller's analysis would be particularly valuable, considering his deep understanding of the game.#BobFeller #MLB1957 #BaseballHistory #RadioShow #1966Baseball


1965-May-11 • STL/NYM • St. Louis Cardinals vs New York Mets - Classic Baseball Radio Broadcast
05/12/2024

- 1965 MLB Standings

- Tuesday, May 11, 1965

- Start Time: 8:00 p.m. Local

- Attendance: 24,519

- Venue: Shea Stadium

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- Radio Announcers

- Lindsey Nelson

- Ralph Kiner

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- Managers

- Red Schoendienst

- Casey Stengel

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- Starting Lineups

- 1965 St. Louis Cardinals

- 1 - 2B - Phil Gagliano

- 2 - LF - Lou Brock

- 3 - CF - Curt Flood<...


1982-May-06 • NYY/SEA • New York Yankees vs Seattle Mariners - Classic Baseball Radio Broadcast
05/11/2024

- 1982 MLB Standings

- Thursday, May 6, 1982

- Venue: Kingdome

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- Radio Announcers

- Frank Messer

- Bill White

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- Managers

- Gene Michael

- Rene Lachemann

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- Starting Lineups

- 1982 New York Yankees

- 1 - 2B - Willie Randolph

- 2 - RF - Ken Griffey

- 3 - CF - Jerry Mumphrey

- 4 - 1B - John Mayberry

- 5 - LF...


1978-May-10 • HOU/PHI • Houston Astros vs Philadelphia Phillies - Classic Baseball Radio Broadcast
05/10/2024

- 1978 MLB Standings

- Wednesday, May 10, 1978

- Attendance: 20,096

- Venue: Veterans Stadium

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- Radio Announcers

- Andy Musser

- Harry Kalas

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- Managers

- Bill Virdon

- Danny Ozark

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- Starting Lineups

- 1978 Houston Astros

- 1 - LF - Terry Puhl

- 2 - 3B - Enos Cabell

- 3 - CF - César Cedeño

- 4 - RF - José Cru...


1942 • Baseball Clip • Bob Hope with Babe Ruth - Radio Show
05/09/2024

- Bob Hope

- Babe Ruth

In this 1942 clip from the Bob Hope Radio Show, Bob Hope, a renowned comedian and entertainer, engages with Babe Ruth, one of the most iconic figures in baseball history. Given the era, this interaction likely provides insights into Ruth's illustrious career, personal anecdotes, and perhaps Hope's characteristic humor woven into their conversation. This period in history was marked by World War II; thus, their dialogue might also reflect the national mood and the impact of the war on American sports and entertainment.#BobHope #BabeRuth #1942Radio #BaseballHistory #EntertainmentIcons<...