95.7 The Game/S.F. Adds A's GM Billy Beane, Manager Bob Melvin To Lineup
March 21, 2012 at 6:06 PM (PT)
ENTERCOM Sports KGMZ (95.7 THE GAME)/SAN FRANCISCO, the flagship station for OAKLAND ATHLETICS baseball, is adding weekly shows with the team's General Manager and Manager to its lineup for the season.
BILLY BEANE, whose strategy for keeping the A'S competitive was lionized in the bestselling book and Oscar-nominated film "MONEYBALL," will host "THE BILLY BEANE SHOW" on THURSDAYs at 5p (PT) as part of "THE DRIVE" with BRANDON TIERNEY and ERIC DAVIS. Manager BOB MELVIN's show will be aired MONDAYs at 8:30a as part of the RISE GUYS show with WHITEY GLEASON, MARK KREIDLER, and DAN DIBLEY.
"BILLY BEANE is one of the smartest baseball minds in AMERICA and has a unique perspective about the game that Bay Area baseball fans won't want to miss," said 95.7 THE GAME Program Director JASON BARRETT. On MELVIN, BARRETT said, "BOB MELVIN has his finger on the pulse of the ATHLETICS and he'll give BAY AREA baseball fans a weekly glimpse inside the clubhouse like no one else."