Each week, Anna Kagarakis takes a step back in time re-living some of the greatest moments in sports history the week it happened with those who lived through those games. No flex capacitor needed! We’ll learn some of moments and stories you may have missed from those games and find out what else happened on that date in pop and world history.
This Week: Kareem Breaks Wilt's Record, the First Olympics, Hammerin Hank's #715, and Only Long Socks for the NFL
What happened this week in Sports History? Kareem breaks Wilt's record, Hammerin' Hank breaks Babe Ruth's record, the start of the PGA, Olympics, the first closer in baseball and more!
Sports History this week: NFL teams jump ship, April Fool's gone wrong and the girl that struck out the Babe
Jump in the Sports Time Machine to learn how the Baltimore Colts took off for Indy in the dead of night, how a teenage girl struck out Babe Ruth, two different strikes that wasn't a joke, and more! All that and more this week in sports history!
This week in Sports History: Gretzky's No. 802, First ever Marathon Winner & USA in Cuba History
Jump in the Sports Time Machine and re-live the moment Wayne Gretzky made history with goal no. 802; find out who won the first EVER marathon, and how MLB changed US history in Cuba.
Plus.... birthday shout outs!
Sound Courtesy: NHL
A Sneak Peek behind "Bolted" Docu-pod on the Chargers Leaving San Diego
What led to the Chargers to pack their bags and leave San Diego for LA? BOLTED is a 6-part docu-pod that takes an indepth look at the saga that made San Diego a football widow. Anna Kagarakis talks to hosts Raphie Cantor and Ben Stein.
Why Were Willie Mays and Mickey Mantle Banned? Jordan's 2 Memorable Words and More
Jump into the Sports Time Machine with Anna Kagarakis and look back and some of the greatest moments this week in sports history! Why were Mickey Mantle and Willie Mays banned from baseball? Michael Jordan said two words that changed the NBA, St. Louis lost an NFL team that wasn't the Rams, and who was the first professional baseball team?
Find out that and more on Sports Time Machine!
Other topics: Cy Young retires from baseball, Jackie Robinson makes history, learn about the woman who pitched a hitless inning for the A's, another Wilt Chamberlain record, the legacies of Kareem Abdul Jabbar and Arthur Ashe. Plus, the day Covid-19 halted another sport.
This week: The Fight of the Century and Frank's pics, The First EVER Basketball Game, and the Babe's Paycheck
A look back on this week in sports history: The first EVER basketball game, Babe Ruth's contract, and what does Frank Sinatra have to do with the 'Fight of the Century?' That and more!
Just got on to the podcast and got addicted. Listened to every episode
Looking forward to more!
Insightful and fun!
I am really enjoying this podcast, even though I am not a huge sports fan. So interesting to look into sports history and see how it affects the present. Anna is a great interviewer and I love the fun bits of trivia at the end!