John Sterling Will Call The Kitten Bowl

As counter-programming to the Puppy Bowl, (and as counter-counter-programming to the Super Bowl), the Hallmark Channel has announced it will air the Kitten Bowl on Feb. 2. It will be just like the Puppy Bowl, only with more assholish animals. » 10/22/13 1:33pm 10/22/13 1:33pm

The Yankees Aren't Homering, And That Makes John Sterling Sad

The feeble Yankees offense has been rough on everyone, but no one more so than radio play-by-play man and walking catchphrase John Sterling. When you make your bones with a series of silly home run calls, a lack of home runs can have you questioning your purpose on this earth. » 7/30/13 11:30am 7/30/13 11:30am

Even YES Can't Believe The Yankees Got This Call

It says a lot when even YES Network, the house organ to end all house organs in sports broadcasting, can't justify a call going the Yankees' way. » 7/13/13 3:49pm 7/13/13 3:49pm

David Cone Made A Funny As John Sterling Cowered In Fear From A Foul…

David Cone, sitting just one booth over from John Sterling, showed off his sense of humor when a foul ball came screaming toward their respective position during tonight's Yankees-Red Sox game. We've seen the Sterling Shake before, so we know John has a certain agility when it comes to maneuvering within a press box's… » 9/11/12 10:25pm 9/11/12 10:25pm

John Sterling Can't Stop Walking Around The Hotel Lobby In His Bathrobe

The Yankees are staying at the Westin in downtown Detroit for their four-game series with the Tigers, and one guest was kind enough to send along this photo of radio announcer John Sterling strolling the immaculate Westin lobby in sneakers and a robe. He's "been doing this for 2 days in a row so it's not rare,"… » 8/08/12 6:35pm 8/08/12 6:35pm

Ichiro Hit His First Home Run As A Yankee, And John Sterling's Call…

To be fair, Sterling arrived at "The Yankees' Rising Sun [or is it Son?] Says Sayonara" after eliminating more insensitive early drafts like "A mega-jack from the mega-Jap," "A head-turner from the rice burner," and "It's a round-trip for the new Nip." [YES] » 7/30/12 10:35pm 7/30/12 10:35pm

Yankees Radio Guy John Sterling Is The Saddest Man Alive

If you haven't already, I urge you to read the John Sterling profile in last Sunday's New York Times. Sterling, for the uninitiated, is the Yankees' godawful radio play-by-play guy—"Thuuuuuuh Yankees win!"—for whom some people have developed an unaccountable hipster taste, like moose antlers. (Back in my ESPN days, I… » 10/05/11 11:15am 10/05/11 11:15am

Here's John Sterling and Clyde Frazier Calling A 1989 Hawks-Bulls Game

Walt "Clyde" Frazier and John Sterling, for better or worse, respectively, are two of New York's most recognizable sportscasters. Sterling has called literally every Yankees game in my lifetime, and Frazier has been on Knicks games even longer. Putting these men in a booth together in 2011 would be some combination… » 7/08/11 3:30pm 7/08/11 3:30pm

Yankees Broadcaster John Sterling Is Down With The Black Panthers

The Wall Street Journal's Mike Sielski decided to get in on Yankee Legend Instability Week (brought to you by Utz!), with a story today about longtime Yankees radio voice John Sterling, whose contract expires at the end of the year. » 5/19/11 4:15pm 5/19/11 4:15pm

John Sterling Still Struggling To Learn Yankees Lineup

"Voice of the Yankees" (as long as you don't own a TV) John Sterling has a made another memorable home run call. Mostly because he used his signature Alex Rodriguez-based "catchpharse" to celebrate a dinger by Hideki Matsui. » 6/03/09 12:45pm 6/03/09 12:45pm

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This young man is Bronson Sardinha, a September callup by the Yankees and a native of Hawaii. You can tell he's from Hawaii, because he has the strangest middle name we've ever heard from a Major League Baseball player. » 9/28/07 5:05pm 9/28/07 5:05pm