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#47 - Now Batting: Ken Singleton (From the Archives)

Break A Bat! where Baseball Meets Broadway

*Break a Bat! will be on a short hiatus through late January. During this time, we thought it’d be fun to re-release some of our favorite chats for those who may be newer to our audience. Enjoy this Batter's Box rewind with Ken Singleton!*Ken Singleton steps into The Batter's Box for Episode 47! As a Major League player from 1970-1984, Singleton was a 3-time All-Star that cemented a legacy as one of the greatest switch-hitters of all-time with outstanding career accomplishments that include 2,029 hits, 1,065 Runs Batted In, a .388 lifetime On-base Percentage, and a World Series Championship in 1983. Since 1997, he's served as the TV voice of the New York Yankees - a role he still performs in All-Star caliber fashion all these years later on the YES Network with 8 Emmy Awards to his name. Whether it be dealing with tough directors and managers, taking on leading roles for your team, and playing under the brightest lights, Singleton knows a thing or two about what makes a great performer both on stage and at the stadium. He's also a master storyteller who shared some phenomenal insight with our host Al Malafronte from his now 50+ years in the game.Singleton's outstanding career has not been limited to baseball and broadcasting, as he currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Cool Kids Campaign, an organization that is devoted to improving the quality of life for pediatric oncology patients and their families by focusing on the academic, social, and emotional needs brought on by a cancer diagnosis. You can find more information about this wonderful foundation at their website.Special thanks to the fine folks at the YES Network for helping put this episode together!Hosted by Al MalafronteProduced by the Broadway Podcast Network Edited by Matthew HendershotConnect with Ken Singleton on Twitter: @29alltimeConnect with YES Network on Twitter: @yesnetwork and Instagram: @yesnetworkConnect with Break a Bat! on Instagram: @break_a_bat_podcast Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


12 Jan 2022

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Here Now the News with Jerry Barmash

Longtime Yankee broadcaster on the YES Network, Ken Singleton discusses why he was ready to retire. The former big leaguer looks back at his career on the field and a path to broadcasting. He talks about growing up in New York and his former teammates and on-air colleagues. You can watch video of the interview here: https://youtu.be/JakdXFGYZJQ


10 Oct 2021

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Yankees Postmortem With Ken Singleton, Plus NFL Week 5 Picks With Joe Benigno

New York, New York with John Jastremski

JJ opens with some thoughts on the Yankees now that it's set in that the season is over (00:56). He touches on former New York quarterback Geno Smith's appearance on 'Thursday Night Football' (04:10) before talking about why there’s some optimism for the Giants and Jets this weekend (06:20). Next, JJ chats with longtime Yankees analyst Ken Singleton about retiring from broadcasting and what he believes needs to change in the Bronx for the Yankees to compete for titles soon (12:30). Finally, Joe Benigno stops by for Old School vs. New School NFL picks (59:14), handicapper Art DiCesare gives out some more Week 5 bets (83:23), and then JJ closes it out with some fantasy advice with Jason Katz (98:07).We always want to hear from you! Leave JJ a message on the Listener Line at 917-382-1151.Follow JJ on Spotify Greenroom! https://spotifygr.link/Z2KGxnBEUibHost: John JastremskiGuest: Ken Singleton, Joe Benigno, Art DiCesare, and Jason KatzProducers: Steve Ceruti and Stefan Anderson Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 51mins

8 Oct 2021

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Inside Yankees-Red Sox Wild-Card Showdown feat. Ken Singleton

Pinstripe Pod: A NY Yankees Baseball Podcast from New York Post Sports

Chris Shearn, Jeff Nelson and Jake Brown open the show talking about the Yankees walkoff win Sunday to advance to the postseason. They discuss that, the wild-card matchup in Boston Tuesday against the Red Sox, Gerrit Cole’s pivotal start ahead and the guys make predictions for the game. YES Network Yankees analyst and MLB great Ken Singleton then joins the show. Singleton talks about his retirement, the special weekend in The Bronx, his ceremonial first pitch, favorite moments broadcasting and how he thinks the wild-card game will play out in Boston. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


4 Oct 2021

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10-2-21 - Reflecting on Ken Singleton ‘s Career in the Booth

Alex Garrett Podcasting

A replay of the few minutes I dedicated to Ken Singleton’s Yankees broadcast career as October 2nd is his last game on YES!


2 Oct 2021

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Sept. 6: Ken Singleton, Jays win streak, & red-hot Semien

Blair & Barker

It’s a post-game edition of Baseball Central as the Blue Jays blank the Yankees 8-0 on Labour Day! Ben Wagner, voice of the Blue Jays, joins Jeff and Kevin to discuss Hyun-Jin Ryu exiting Monday’s game due to arm tightness, George Springer’s nagging knee injury, and Vladimir Guerrero Jr.’s disciplined approach at the plate (4:40). […]

1hr 33mins

6 Sep 2021

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Rizzo Making Immediate Yankees Impact feat. Ken Singleton

Pinstripe Pod: A NY Yankees Baseball Podcast from New York Post Sports

Chris Shearn, Jeff Nelson and Jake Brown open the show talking about the Yankees sweeping the Marlins. They discuss Anthony Rizzo’s impact on the team, Jameson Taillon and Jordan Montgomery’s success, Aroldis Chapman’s big turnaround, the schedule in the final two months and they poke fun of Jake’s Mets. YES Network Yankees analyst and former Orioles All-Star Ken Singleton then joins the pod. Singleton talks about playing against Thurman Munson, what Rizzo brings to the Yankees, the wild-card race and getting Andrew Heaney. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


2 Aug 2021

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Ken Singleton Joins Inside Access To Talk Slumping Yankees

Inside Access with Jason LaCanfora and Ken Weinman

Baseball season is in full swing and we’ve got you covered with all things Baltimore Ravens here on 105.7 The Fan. The Orioles are in rebuild mode so we expected an inconsistent year from them but they aren’t the only AL East team struggling this year. The New York Yankees are currently a game above .500 and swimming in uncharted waters so Orioles Hall of Famer and Yes Network analyst Ken Singleton joined Inside Access to discuss the Yankees.


15 Jun 2021

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Rays Continue Owning Yankees feat. Ken Singleton

Pinstripe Pod: A NY Yankees Baseball Podcast from New York Post Sports

Chris Shearn, Jeff Nelson and Jake Brown open the show talking about the Yankees losing two of three games to the Rays. They discuss the team’s struggles, Tampa owning the Yanks, Rougned Odor’s start and Jake catching a home run ball Saturday at the Mets game and not throwing it back. YES Network Yankees broadcaster Ken Singleton then joins the show. Singleton talks about this being his last year broadcasting, his golf tournament, the current Yankees, his grandson and his cousin Doc Rivers. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.


12 Apr 2021

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Former MLB All-Star and current YES Network announcer Ken Singleton joins Chris Carlin to talk about Hank Aaron's passing and legacy.


23 Jan 2021