Johnny 'Ballpark' Franks Joins WNSR
August 12, 2014 at 4:28 AM (PT)
SOUTHERN WABASH COMMUNICATIONS Sports WNSR-A-W240CA-F (NASHVILLE'S SPORTSRADIO 560 ON 95.9 FM)/NASHVILLE has added a new local show with JOHNNY "BALLPARK" FRANKS for 4-7p weekdays, reports THE TENNESSEAN.
FRANKS is returning to NASHVILLE, where he worked as PR director for minor league baseball's NASHVILLE SOUNDS and worked with a PR firm publicizing the then-HOUSTON OILERS' move to TENNESSEE between stints as Sports Information Director and Associate AD at TENNESSEE STATE, after hosting at CUMULUS Sports WUMP-A (730 THE UMP)/HUNTSVILLE, AL and ALPHA MEDIA Sports WUJM (96.7 THE CHAMP)/BILOXI-GULFPORT.
He fills the slot left vacant by longtime station fixture THOM ABRAHAM's move back to WUMP.