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Mr. John J. Filippelli. You've heard that name mentioned countless times on YES Network broadcasts of New York Yankees games. Now, hear from the man himself, as he and co-host Kevin Sullivan pull back the curtain and give a glimpse into what it's like to work in the sports media industry. Along the way, the duo also pulls from Filippelli's massive Rolodex to interview some of the biggest names in all of sports.

Mr. John J. Filippelli. You've heard that name mentioned countless times on YES Network broadcasts of New York Yankees games. Now, hear from the man himself, as he and co-host Kevin Sullivan pull back the curtain and give a glimpse into what it's like to work in the sports media industry. Along the way, the duo also pulls from Filippelli's massive Rolodex to interview some of the biggest names in all of sports.
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Mr. John J. Filippelli. You've heard that name mentioned countless times on YES Network broadcasts of New York Yankees games. Now, hear from the man himself, as he and co-host Kevin Sullivan pull back the curtain and give a glimpse into what it's like to work in the sports media industry. Along the way, the duo also pulls from Filippelli's massive Rolodex to interview some of the biggest names in all of sports.

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@yesnetwork

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English


Episodes

7. Aaron Boone

9/20/2019
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Yankees manager Aaron Boone joins the show to talk about his team heading into the MLB playoffs. What did he see from Luis Severino in his return to the mound? What can Yankees fans expect from Giancarlo Stanton now that he's back? What was it like growing up in baseball royalty? Boone answers all this and more on the latest edition of Curtain Call.

Duration:00:46:35

6. Yankees bury Red Sox

9/12/2019
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Last week, Kevin tried to convince Flip that the Red Sox would make the postseason. This week, with Sox out of contention in the AL East, Flip gets his chance to poke fun Kevin. Also, the guys look ahead to the postseason, recall the history of CenterStage on YES, take a look at the NL contenders, and more.

Duration:00:35:10

5. Alex Rodriguez

9/6/2019
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Alex Rodriguez joins Flip and Kevin to discuss what it's like to transition from a sports star to a star in the world of pop culture. Also, hear from Alex as he opens up about some of the tough roads he's gone down in the past and how he's dusted himself off and bounced back.

Duration:00:50:40

4. Michael Kay

8/30/2019
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Following his throat surgery, Michael Kay joins John J. Filippelli and Kevin Sullivan to discuss how hard it was for him to NOT talk for five weeks, what it was like to watch other people do his job, and how it feels to be back on the air with YES and ESPN Radio.

Duration:00:47:02

3. Chris "Mad Dog" Russo

8/16/2019
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Chris "Mad Dog" Russo joins Flip and Kevin to talk about his time at WFAN, relationship with Mike Francesa, the YES simulcast, and much more.

Duration:00:52:16

2. John Sterling

8/8/2019
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The legendary radio voice of the New York Yankees, John Sterling, reveals how he comes up with his famous home run calls, talks about working with Michael Kay, details how he given his current role, and much more. Also, Flip and Kevin talk Yankees current events and give a history on how Mike and the Mad Dog became a part of the YES Network programming schedule and why it ultimately went off the air on YES.

Duration:01:11:31

1. David Cone

8/1/2019
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Former Yankees pitcher and current YES analyst David Cone joins Flip and Kevin to discuss his journey through the big leagues, including his perfect game, friendship with David Wells, time with the Mets, and much more. Also Flip and Kevin break down the state of the Yankees following the MLB trade deadline and detail the earliest days of the YES Network.

Duration:01:06:01

Introducing Curtain Call

7/24/2019
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Mr. John J. Filippelli. You've heard that name mentioned countless times on YES Network broadcasts of New York Yankees games. Now, hear from the man himself, as he and co-host Kevin Sullivan pull back the curtain and give a glimpse into what it's like to work in the sports media industry. Along the way, the duo also pulls from Filippelli's massive Rolodex to interview some of the biggest names in all of sports.

Duration:00:01:53