Marty Lurie Talks San Francisco Giants Baseball

Posts from — July 2020

Marty Lurie joins P&L breakdown last night’s disastrous 10th inning & Kapler’s mistake

  • Marty on PAPA & LUND – Giants pregame host Marty Lurie joins P&L breakdown last night’s disastrous 10th inning & Kapler’s mistake

July 31, 2020   No Comments

Talkin’ Giants’ Baseball.. July 25th + 26th

SAT July 25th – KNBR 680 GIANTS Postgame w/ Marty Lurie 

Bill Laskey: Marty and Bill breakdown why the Giants aren’t announcing a rotation

Kerry Crowley: Marty talks to Kerry Crowley on the sloppy start to the 2020 Giants season

Mark Sanchez: Marty talking ball with Mark Sanchez about Logan Webb starting today’s game vs the Dodgers: Why are the Giants keeping quiet about their rotation?

JP Hoornstra: Marty and JP Hoornstra talk about this Giants and Dodgers matchup: Does LA have any kind weaknesses?

Larry Krueger: Marty chat with Larry Krueger about the rough start to the Giants year: Is it time to see Joey Bart behind the plate?

Bruce Jenkins: Marty Looking thru the Windows of Baseball with Bruce Jenkins on the Giants Defense: Are the errors killing any kind of momentum for SF?

Carmen Kiew: Marty talking ball with Carmen Kiew on Yastrzemski: Can he avoid the Sophmore slump in this shorten 2020 season? 

Adam Copeland: Marty and Adam Copeland breakdown the lack of a traditional pitching rotation for the Giants this season


SUN July 26th – KNBR 680 GIANTS Postgame w/ Marty Lurie 

Rachel Robinson: Happy 98th birthday to Rachel Robinson, Widow of Jackie Robinson. Here’s Marty’s Memories of the Game with the Great Rachel Robinson

Kerry Crowley: Marty chats with Kerry Crowley on Wilmer Flores: Do the Giants need his bat in the everyday lineup?

Ron Wotus: Marty talking ball with Giants Professor Ron Wotus on how important it is to have Gott, Rogers and Watson in the Bullpen when the Giants have a lead

Mark Simon: Marty talking ball with Mark A. Simon from Sports Info Solutions

Greatest Game: Marty Lurie and Chris Haft, from, talk about one of the Greatest Games in Giants History: Willie McCovey’s Major League debut on July 30, 1959. McCovey went 4-for-4, including two triples off future Hall of Fame pitcher Robin Roberts

Adam Copeland: Marty talking ball with Adam Copeland as they look around the League on this first weekend of the MLB season + PART 2 of the Ron Wotus 

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce looking thru the Windows of Baseball: Can the Giants get 2 in a row vs the Dodgers in LA

Ally Williams: Marty talking ball with Ally Williams as she looks around the league with scores and has some Verlander news: Is he out for the year?

Bill Laskey: Marty and Bill preview Giants pitcher Drew Smyly in tonight’s game vs the Dodgers

Mark Sanchez: Marty chats with KNBR’s Giants Beat writer Mark Sanchez, down in LA to break down the Giants-Dodgers series

July 25, 2020   No Comments

Talkin’ Giants’ Baseball.. July 18th

SAT July 18th – KNBR 680 GIANTS Postgame w/ Marty Lurie 

Hobie Landrith + Bill Laskey: Marty and Bill Laskey on the start of the season with Hobie Landrith joining in talking about catching Marichal’s almost no-hitter in his first major league start

Show Open: Marty opens the show on the last weekend without baseball

Ron Wotus: Marty and Ron Wotus break down Mauricio Dubon learning how to play Centerfield: Can he still stay sharp when he plays shortstop or 2nd base?

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce Looking thru the Window of Baseball: On the challenges for TV, radio announcers to call road games via TV monitors back at the home stadiums

Kerry Crowley: Marty talking ball with Kerry Crowley on who’s going to be the face of the Giants now that Buster is sitting out for the season

Ken Korach: Marty and Ken Korach on MLB providing each team with an array of crowd sounds 

Kurt Aguilar: Marty talking ball with Kurt Aguilar, SF chronicle editor extraordinaire and editor consultant for John Shea’s book “24” on Giants Great Willie Mays

Mark Simon: Marty chats with Mark Simon, from Sports Info Solutions, on what team can sneak in to the playoffs in this shorten season

Barry Bloom: Marty talking ball with Barry Bloom from Sportico on the new ball park for the Texas Rangers

Tony Taylor: Marty looks back at Jim Bunning’s Perfect Game with the late Tony Taylor, Phillies fan favorite and defensive whiz, who passed away this week at the age 84.

 “It was a great play (a hard hit shot to Tony Taylor). When he did that, I knew I had something special” – Jim Bunning

Billy Williams: Marty talks with Billy Williams on when Bill White recorded 14 hits in two consecutive double-headers to tie Ty Cobb’s 49 year-old record on the same day that Cobb passed away. 

Greatest Game: Marty looks back to one of the Greatest Games in Giants History.. On July 11th 1958, Orlando Cepeda slams a 3-run walk-off HR to beat the Reds at Seal Stadium

Show Close: Closing Segment: Marty’s thanks the Guests, Fans and Family






July 19, 2020   No Comments

Marty Lurie joins The Dieter Show to talk about what stands out on this Giants team during the intersquad games

July 15, 2020   No Comments

Talkin’ Giants’ Baseball.. July 11th

SAT July 11th – KNBR 680 GIANTS Postgame w/ Marty Lurie 

Bob Uecker: Marty talking ball with 2003 Ford C. Frick award winner and Brewers broadcaster since 1971.. Bob Uecker on his career, how he got into baseball and how he started his broadcasting career 

Show Open: Marty’s Opening segment – Are we really less than 2 weeks away from an actually baseball game?

Bill Laskey: Bill Laskey talks about Logan Webb: Is he the most dailed-in pitcher in camp? 

Ron Wotus: Ron Wotus talking ball with Bill Laskey and Marty about how the Giants are restructuring Oracle Park for Spring Training 2.0

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce Jenkins looking thru the Windows of Baseball: Will baseball survive the 2nd wave of Covid-19 cases?

Kerry Crowley: Marty and Kerry Crowley break down about what players have been electric early in the Spring Training 2.0 in Oracle Park 

JP Hoornstra: Marty chats with MLB reporter for the Southern California News Group JP Hoornstra on Ohtani: Can he shake off the rust and return to form in this shorten season?

Frank Garland: Marty chats with author Frank Garland about his latest book — Arky: The Baseball Life of Joseph Floyd “Arky” Vaughan

Henry Schulman: SF Chronicle’s Henry Schulman explains the philosophy behind youthful coaching staff in Giants camp this season

Mark Zuckerman: Marty talking ball with Mark Zuckerman, who covers the Washington Nationals for MASN Sports, how the Nationals are trying to prepare for the season without the normal month of exhibition games

Greatest Game: Marty looks back to one of the Greatest Game in Giants History.. On Sept 12th 2008 Peavy surrendered solo homers to rookies Ishikawa and Pablo Sandoval to lead the Giants to a 5-2 Victory. Jonathan Sanchez gets the win.

Mark Simon: Marty talking ball with Mark A. Simon from Sports Info Solution

Brooks Robinson: Marty’s This Date in Baseball History: Brooks Robinson talks about the time when Earl Weaver was named manager of the Baltimore Orioles on July 11th, 1968 

Show Close: Closing Segment –Marty’s thanks the Guests, Fans and Family



July 12, 2020   No Comments

Talkin’ Giants’ Baseball.. July 4th

SAT July 4th – KNBR 680 GIANTS Postgame w/ Marty Lurie 

Ernie Harwell: Ernie Harwell recuites his Ode to Baseball Poem

Show Open: Marty’s Show Open on the 4th of July

Bill Laskey: Marty talking ball with Bill Laskey about the return of baseball at Oracle Park

Kerry Crowley: Marty and Kerry breakdown if the Giants are better structured to play a 60 game season then a full season

Mark Simon: Marty and Mark Simon look back to notable baseball history on 4th of July

Renel Brooks-Moon: Marty and Giants PA Announcer Renel Brooks-Moon talk about Larry Doby, the second African American player to reach the major leagues and the first in the AL  and Negro League player Leroy Robert “Satchel” Paige, oldest rookie in Major League history at the age of 42

Steve Gilbert: Marty talks to D-backs beat writer for Steve Gilbert on why isn’t MadBum in D-Backs camp yet

James McGee: Marty chats with author James McGee about his latest book — The Baseball Odyssey : Volume I – Jack Lohrke. James McGee tells the tale of one of the most legendary figures in baseball history, Jack “Lucky” Lohrke.  

Bruce Jenkins: Marty and Bruce looking thru the Windows of Baseball: Is the Lou Gerhig speech the best baseball speech ever?

Maria Guardado: Maria Guardado on the latest Spring Training 2.0 update from Oracle Park

Phil Dixon: Marty talking Negro League Baseball with author Phil Dixon about what made Larry Doby special in American baseball and social history

Greatest Game: Here’s one of the Greatest Game in Giants History.. On Aug 22 1965, Marty looks back at the Juan Marichal and John Roseboro brawl 

Bob Bossin: Marty introduces Bob Bossin’s folk baseball song: “The Secret of Life According to Satchel Paige”

Show close: Marty closes the show on this 4th of July



July 4, 2020   No Comments