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Episode 154

Carl Erskine, Ron Cey

Published on: 26th June, 2023

Get ready for an exhilarating radio show episode as host Bill Donohue takes you on a captivating journey into the world of baseball, where he engages in enthralling conversations with three esteemed baseball legends. Each guest brings their own unique experiences, insights, and passion for the game, promising an episode you won't want to miss.

Kicking off the show is none other than Carl Erskine, the former pitching ace of the Brooklyn Dodgers and the 2023 Buck O’Neil Lifetime Achievement Award winner. Carl's stellar career is highlighted by his formidable skills on the mound and his memorable moments in one of baseball's most iconic franchises. With each anecdote and memory he shares, Carl transports us back in time, giving us a glimpse into the golden era of baseball and the unparalleled camaraderie that defined his playing days. Baseball enthusiasts and fans alike will be captivated by Carl's genuine love for the game and his unwavering dedication to his craft.

As the episode progresses, Bill dives into an engaging conversation with Ron Cey, the legendary former third baseman fondly known as "The Penguin" during his tenure with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Ron's presence on the field was a force to be reckoned with, and his contributions to the sport are etched in baseball history. As Ron joins the conversation, he takes us on a remarkable journey through his playing days, sharing the triumphs, challenges, and unforgettable moments that shaped his career. With his unique perspectives and unparalleled passion, Ron offers listeners a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the life of a professional athlete and the enduring legacy of the Dodgers.

Prepare yourself for an extraordinary radio show episode brimming with the wisdom, anecdotes, and unwavering passion of these remarkable baseball personalities. Tune in and immerse yourself in the captivating stories and enduring love for the game that unite these legendary figures, making this episode an unforgettable experience for baseball enthusiasts and fans of all ages.

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WGBB Sports Talk New York
Talking New York sports on Long Island's WGBB Radio.
Broadcasting LIVE Sunday nights at 8:00PM on Long Island's WGBB Radio 95.5FM | 1240AM. We're talking NEW YORK SPORTS! The Yankees, Mets, Giants, Jets, Knicks, Nets, Rangers, Islanders, Devils and the New York metro-area college scene are all up for discussion.

Listen for our interviews with past and present professional New York athletes- as well as local sports writers, authors, broadcasters and others with something new, interesting and different to say about New York sports. Join our hosts live on the air by calling in on the WGBB studio hotline at (516) 623-1240.

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WGBB Sports Talk New York replaced the long running SPORTSTALK1240 on WGBB (2007-2020) in January 2021.

September 24th... Mike Trezza and Mike Guidone host, followed by TBD at 9:00pm.
October 1st... Bill Donohue hosts, followed by TBD at 9:00pm.
October 8th... Mike Trezza and Mike Guidone host, followed by TBD at 9:00pm
October 15th... Bill Donohue hosts, followed by TBD at 9:00pm.
October 22nd... Mike Trezza and Mike Guidone host, followed by TBD at 9:00pm
October 29th... Bill Donohue hosts, followed by TBD at 9:00pm.

About your hosts

Rob Kowal

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Rob is the Executive Producer of WGBB's Sports Talk New York. While he still gets behind the mic from time to time to host the show, Rob mostly works behind the scenes helping to book guests, maintain the website and promote the show on social media.

Bill Donohue

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Bill's first vivid recollection of sports revolves around the magical seasons of 1969 – when the Mets, Knicks and Jets all won championships – and Bobby Cox was playing 3B for the Yankees. A history buff and ports “purist,” he enjoys the comparison of the eras and discussing those contrasting viewpoints. Bill is a benefactor of the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown and enjoys visiting the hallowed shrine to our national pastime whenever possible.

Mike Trezza

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Mike is a veteran of the local sports media scene. He's done play-by-play work for football, basketball and lacrosse on local TV, radio and digital platforms, and hosted various talk shows since 1995. He also serves as the public address announcer for several local colleges and high schools. Mike teaches at Farmingdale State College and Suffolk Community College. Since January 2021 Mike has been hosting Spot on Sports with Mike Guidone.

Mike Guidone

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Mike is the girls' varsity basketball coach at Locust Valley High School. This past winter, his team broke the all-time Long Island consecutive victory record for girls' basketball, winning 54 straight over the course of 3 seasons. He also coaches boys' and girls' tennis. Mike is a teacher at Westbury High School. Since January 2021 Mike has been hosting Spot on Sports with Mike Trezza.

Andy Suekoff

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Andy is an in-game analyst for Stony Brook University Hockey, as well as an Ingest Coordinator for Encompass Digital Media in Stamford, CT. A graduate of the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University, Andy was a play-by-play announcer for five NCAA Division I sports during his time as the school, and hosted a half hour weekly talk show, Bottom of the 6th. Andy is an avid fan of all the major sports, college football/basketball and MMA, specifically including the Yankees, Rangers, Jets and St. John’s.

Anthony Stabile

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Bio coming soon!