Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

The Hustler” on  ESPN  Sports Radio 1340 AM Eureka, CA  Nov. 14 – Nov 18, 2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday.

 

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The poolroom and the cruel physics of the green felt serves as metaphor for sport, good and evil and life itself in Robert Rossen’s 1961 classic film starring Paul Newman, Jackie Gleason and George C. Scott.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Joe Gans”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA, Nov. 7- 11,  2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday.

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The first African-American boxing champion (1902), Joe Gans is unknown to many but his legacy lives large in American popular culture history.

 

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Doc’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Fosbury’s Futuristic Flop” on ESPN Sports Radio 1340 AM, 7:55 AM, Oct 31 – Nov. 4, 2016 and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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A shy adolescent in the early 1960’s from Oregon combines desperation and innovation and changes the biomechanics of the sport of high-jumping for all time and becomes an Olympic Games icon.

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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Eight Men Out” on ESPN Sports Radio 1340 AM, Oct. 24 – Oct. 28,  2016  7:55 AM, and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

 

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 John Sayles’ classic 1988 film about the Black Sox gambling scandal, the 1919 World Series between the Chicago White Sox and the Cincinnati Reds and Shoeless Joe Jackson, the greatest player of his era, captures an America caught between innocence and greed.

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Doc’s Sports Today and in the Day

“Three-Finger Brown” on ESPN Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM, 7:55 AM, Oct. 10 – Oct. 14, 2016 and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Will it happen again  finally this year?

Turn-of-the-century 20th Century Cubs Hall of Famer Mordecai “Three-Finger” Brown puts jazz on the ball in one of baseball’s and Chicago Cubs’ most treasured and inspirational stories.

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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Hispanic Heritage Month

Doc and Tag Wotherspoon host ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio Northcoast Game Night 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Sept. 1,  2016 at 4:00 – 5:30 PM

 

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Join Doc and Tag as they cover the local, national and world sports scene with a special hello to Doc’s Latin American listeners in Sucre and Tarija, Bolivia.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Hispanic Heritage Month

“Luis Firpo”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Oct. 2 – 6, 2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Wily Argentinian is the first Hispanic to fight for the heavyweight championship and becomes the centerpiece of America’s most famous sports painting in one of the greatest fights of the 20th century.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Hispanic Heritage Month

“Bernie Williams and the Rhythms of the Game”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Sept. 26 -30, 2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Bernie Williams, native of Puerto Rico and graduate of a performing arts high-school, retired Yankee five- time all-star center-fielder and now professional jazz guitarist co-authors a unique book about “the link between music and athletic performance” with percussionist and professor. Dave Gluck and Emmy-nominated music producer Dr. Bob Thompson.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Hispanic Heritage Month

“Ted Williams”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Sept. 19 – 23, 2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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Red Sox Hall of Famer, Ted Williams, arguably the greatest hitter in the history of baseball hid his Mexican ancestry for years and was was the first inductee into The Hispanic Heritage Baseball Museum Hall of Fame in 2002 just months before his death.


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Doc Stull’s Sports Today and in the Day – Hispanic Heritage Month

“Roberto Duran”  on ESPN  Humboldt Sports Radio 1340 AM/92.7 FM Eureka, CA  Sept. 12 – 16, 2016 at 7:55 AM and KGOE News Talk Radio 1480 AM Eureka at 4:30 AM and 10:30 PM Monday – Friday

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One of the greatest fighters in history – pound for pound, Panamanian Roberto Duran rivaled Sugar Ray Robinson as one of the finest puncher-boxer combinations in the sport of boxing. Fighting in five decades, Duran’s smoldering intensity was legendary – but his famous “no mas” championship fight with another “Sugar Man,” Sugar Ray Leonard in 1980 also indelibly stamped his legacy.


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