Marty Lurie Talks San Francisco Giants Baseball
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Posts from — April 2017

Talking Giants Baseball… April 22nd + 23rd

SUN April 23rd – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie
 Photo by: @byctom

Photo by: @byctom

Bill King Memories: Legendary Bay Area Broadcaster Wilbur “Bill” King takes us back to when Gene Mauch passed away on August 8, 2005

Hank Schulman: Marty talks to Hank Schulman about the options Bochy has for the upcoming series

Greatest Game – June 6th 2006  : Marty Lurie and Chris Haft, from MLB.com, talk about one of the Greatest Games in Giants History: June 6th, 2006, Jason Schmidt’s 16-strikeout performance in the Giants’ 2-1 victory over the Marlins

Bruce Jenkins: Marty chats with Bruce Jenkins about the roster changes coming up this week: Who will the Giants bring up for the Dodgers series?

Michael Mombrea: Marty talks to EAP Director for the Giants, Michael Mombrea, on  how he helps this team

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SAT April 22nd – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie
Photo by: Bay Area Sports Guy

Photo by: Bay Area Sports Guy

Andrew Baggarly: Andy Baggs calls in to talk about MadBum’s dirt bike injury

Phil Rogers: Marty chats with MLB.com Columnist Phil Rogers

Sheldon Hirsch: Marty talks to Author Sheldon Hirsch about his new book- Hot Hands, Draft Hype, and DiMaggio’s Streak

Thomas Harding: Marty talks to MLB.com Columnist Thomas Harding before game 2 of the Rockies Series in Coors Field

John Robertson + Andy Saunders: Marty chats with authors John Robertson and Andy Saunders about their new book- The Games That Changed Baseball: Milestones in Major League History

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce breakdown the MadBum injury: Will he need surgery?

Howard Bryant: Part 2 of Marty’s interview with Howard Bryant from ESPN

Bud Black: Marty chats with Rockies Manager Buddy Black about being back in the NL West

Jake McGee: Marty talks to Rockies pitcher and Bay Area native Jake McGee

Tim Federowziz: Marty talking ball with the Giants  back up catcher

April 23, 2017   No Comments

Talking Giants Baseball… April 15th + 16th

SAT April 15th – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie on Jackie Robinson Day

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Sharon Robinson: Marty chats with Jackie Robinson’s daughter about her mom and the Jackie Robinson Foundation

Bud Black: Marty talks to the Rockies Manager about what Jackie Robinson means to him

Nate Oliver: Marty talks to Nate “Peewee” Oliver about what was life like when  Jackie broke the color barrier.

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce on Jackie Robinson Day talk about the Jackie Robinson bronze sculpture with a granite base unveiled at Dodger Stadium on the 70th anniversary

Art Spander: Marty talks to Art about the importance of  Jackie Robinson

Howard Bryant: Marty and Howard talk about how Jackie Robinson changed baseball and the world

Keith Law: Marty talks to Author Keith Law about his new book: Smart Baseball: The Story Behind the Old Stats That Are Ruining the Game, the New Ones That Are Running It, and the Right Way to Think About Baseball

Bill Young: Marty talks to Bill Young about his new book: J.L. Wilkinson and the Kansas City Monarchs: Trailblazers in Black Baseball

George Kontos: Marty chats with the Philosopher about the first 2 weeks of the season: Are the Giants busting out of the slump

Willie McCovey: Marty talks to Willie McCovey about meeting Jackie Robinson

Joe Sheehan: Marty talks to Joe Sheehan about the first part of the season and Jackie Robinson Day

Duane Kuiper: Marty chats with Kuip about the importance of April 15th, 1947

Renel Brooks-Moon: Marty talks to the public address announcer for the San Francisco Giants about what Jackie Robinson Day means to her

Bam Bam Muelens: Marty chats with the Giants Hitting Coach about the importance of Jackie Robinson

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SUN April 16th – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie
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Photo by: The Mercury News

Bill King Memories: Legendary Bay Area Broadcaster Wilbur “Bill” King takes us back to when the A’s retired Eck’s number 43

Ron Wotus: Marty talks to the Giants Bench Coach about the injury to Parker: Who will replace him?

Greatest game-JULY 31st 2010 Pat the Bat goes deep: Marty Lurie and Chris Haft, from MLB.com, talk about one of the Greatest Games in Giants History: On July 31st, 2010, Pat Burrell hits a clutch two-run homer out to left field to give the Giants a 2-1 win

Dan Brown: Marty, Patrick and Dan Brown talk about Rod Carew’s successful heart transplant surgery from former NFL player Konrad Reuland

Jon Miller: Marty’s Easter talk back segment with Jon Miller about Jackie Robinson

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce talking Sunday Morning Baseball

Thomas Harding: Marty talks to MLB.com Rockies beat writer Thomas Harding before the series finale vs the Rockies at AT&T Park

April 16, 2017   No Comments

Talking Giants Baseball… April 8th + 9th

 SUN April 9th – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie
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(Photo by: Marin Independent Journal)

Bill King Memories: Legendary Bay Area Broadcaster Wilbur “Bill” King takes us back to the Summer of 1950 and talks about one of his most memorable broadcasting moment

Ellis Burks: Marty and Former Giant Ellis Burks breakdown hitting and when he got traded to SF

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce talking Sunday Morning Baseball: Can Pence find his mojo?

Greatest Game – Sept 1st 2010 – “The Bullet Game”: Marty Lurie and Chris Haft, from MLB.com, talk about one of the Greatest Games in Giants History: On Sept 1st, 2010.. Darren “The Bullet” Ford took off towards third and Olivo, caught off guard, threw the ball into left field, Ford scrambled to his feet, and scored the winning run.

Scott Miller: Marty chats with the Bleacher Report’s Scott Miller

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 SAT April 8th – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie

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Jim Barr: Marty talks to former Giants pitcher Jim Barr about the first week of the season and the struggles of Matt Cain

Hank Schulman: Marty and Hank breakdown the first week of the Giants season: Can the Giants get a win this weekend?

Bruce Jenkins: Marty chats it up with Bruce Jenkins before the Giants take on the Padres in San Diego

Andrew Baggarly: Marty chats with Andy Baggs about the Giants picking up outfield help with Upton and Stubbs

Josh Chetwynd: Marty talks to Josh Chetwynd, author of The Field Guide to Sports Metaphors

JP Hoorstra: Marty talking ball with  Dodgers beat writer JP Hoorstra

Jeremy Lehrman: Marty chats with Author Jeremy Lehrman about his new book: Baseball’s Most Baffling MVP Ballots

April 9, 2017   No Comments

Talking OPENING DAY Giants Baseball… April 2nd

SUN April 2nd – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie
Legendary Oakland A's announcer Bill King. (Nick Lammers/Bay Area News Group Archives)

Legendary Oakland A’s announcer Bill King (Nick Lammers/Bay Area News Group Archives)

Bill King Memories: Marty chats with Bill King about his first years Broadcasting in the Bay Area

Andrew Baggarly: Marty chats to Andy Baggs about Opening Day: Will the Giants win the NL West this year?

Nick Piecoro: Marty talks to D-Backs beat writer for AZ Central Sports  about the start of the season

Paul White: Marty talks to former USA Today senior sports writer about Opening Day

Greatest Game – 1979 Home Opener: Marty Lurie and Chris Haft, from MLB.com, talk about one of the Greatest Games in Giants History: April 11th, 1979, John Tamargo, in the bottom of the ninth, crushes a two-run pinch-hit home run for the Giants Home Opening win

Barry Bloom: Marty and Barry breakdown Sunday Opening Day

John D’Acquisto: Marty talks to John D’Acquisto about game winning HR by John Tamargo in the Giants Home Opener in 1979

Bruce Jenkins: SF Chronicle’s Bruce Jenkins gives his predictions for the 2017 season

Bobby Evans: Marty talks to the Giants GM before the Giants Opener vs the D-Back in Arizona

George Kontos: Marty talks to the new Philosopher about the upcoming 2017 season

 

April 2, 2017   No Comments

Talking Giants Baseball… April 1st

 SAT April 1st – KNBR 680 GIANTS pregame with Marty Lurie

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Ray Fosse: Marty chats it up to the A’s broadcaster about the upcoming season and Bill King

Jose Alguacil: Marty talks to Jose about the eye socket fractures from a foul ball at Surprise Stadium last month

Steve Gilbert: Marty and Steve discuss the NL West: Will it be Dodger vs Giants going down the stretch

Bruce Jenkins: Marty chats with Bruce about his predictions for the up coming season

Vince Coleman: Marty talks to Jose about the eye socket fractures from a foul ball at Surprise Stadium last month

April 1, 2017   No Comments