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Ralph Zig Tyko, who grew up on the east coast ["You can take the boy out of New York, but don't forget about the Mann Act."], pushes on the "doors of life" marked 'pull,' with his sardonic, off beat humor. His target is The Un-Holy Trinity... the church, big business and the government. Guests are from all walks of life, including players, coaches, and sportswriters from the "Golden Age of Sports." Zig's 'Studs Terkel like' interviewing, brings out their passion, enthusiasm, and lust for living... Fun galore, so click on, laugh, cry, and learn.

Ralph Zig Tyko, who grew up on the east coast ["You can take the boy out of New York, but don't forget about the Mann Act."], pushes on the "doors of life" marked 'pull,' with his sardonic, off beat humor. His target is The Un-Holy Trinity... the church, big business and the government. Guests are from all walks of life, including players, coaches, and sportswriters from the "Golden Age of Sports." Zig's 'Studs Terkel like' interviewing, brings out their passion, enthusiasm, and lust for living... Fun galore, so click on, laugh, cry, and learn.
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San Francisco, CA

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Ralph Zig Tyko, who grew up on the east coast ["You can take the boy out of New York, but don't forget about the Mann Act."], pushes on the "doors of life" marked 'pull,' with his sardonic, off beat humor. His target is The Un-Holy Trinity... the church, big business and the government. Guests are from all walks of life, including players, coaches, and sportswriters from the "Golden Age of Sports." Zig's 'Studs Terkel like' interviewing, brings out their passion, enthusiasm, and lust for living... Fun galore, so click on, laugh, cry, and learn.

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English


Episodes

Bock's Score: From Nedick's at the Old Garden on 49th Street 1/16/19

1/16/2019
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Hal, Al Blumkin, David Hubler, GeorgeCase, and Ralph Zig Tyko, discuss the high price of mediocrity. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration...

Duration:00:47:06

New Yawk Mets: Past-Present-Future 1/15/19

1/15/2019
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Hot Stove League Baseball, as Ralph, Marty, and Robert look back to '86. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and...

Duration:00:52:30

Degraw's Yankees 1/15/19

1/15/2019
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Infielders are the topic of discussion on Jack and Ralph's Hot Stove. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and Washington...

Duration:00:41:03

Golenbock University 1/14/19

1/14/2019
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Peter and Ralph are joined by, former player agent, Joe Casale. Talk revolves around the business side of Baseball. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and...

Duration:00:46:25

In CASE You're Wondering... with GEORGE 1/14/19

1/14/2019
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George, and the usual suspects, talk Hot Stove Baseball. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and Washington teammate,...

Duration:01:06:46

Bronx Roots with Hubler, Preminger & Tyko 1/13/19

1/13/2019
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RIP Bob Einstein. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and Washington teammate, Mickey Vernon. The DVD is a VERY RARE look...

Duration:00:59:00

The Gall of the Man 1/13/19

1/13/2019
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Tyko, and Gabriel Schechter, discuss their one, true passion... Dice Baseball. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and...

Duration:00:48:18

Philadelphia Baseball: Past, Present, & Personal 1/12/19

1/12/2019
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Bill [Billy from Philly] Kashatus, welcomes Jesse Biddle, the Phillies' first round pick in 2010 and currently a member of the Atlanta Braves bullpen.They discussed his amateur baseball career, his five years in the Phillies farm system, and his current situation with the Braves. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and...

Duration:00:29:07

Tony De Angelo's P.M. Coast to Coast in The Zone 1/12/19

1/12/2019
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Tony offers a 1978 "Rain Delay". A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and Washington teammate, Mickey Vernon. The DVD is a...

Duration:00:17:34

David Nemec's Old Time Bazeball History and Trivia 1/11/19

1/11/2019
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David Nemec and Al Blumkin welcome Ralph Zig Tyko. They discuss David's writings, and his new book, on Baseball Trivia. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage...

Duration:01:13:12

Ask Claire with Claire Hall 1/11/19

1/11/2019
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Sports biographer Joe Niese joins Claire on this edition. Joe has written the life stories of Burleigh Grimes, the last pitcher to throw the spitball legally; versatile outfielder Handy Andy Pafko; and football great Gus Dorias. We learn about these men, and a couple of projects that Joe has in the works. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly...

Duration:00:34:30

The Gall of the Man 1/10/19

1/10/2019
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Tyko welcomes fellow podcaster, and 1995 Pharmacist of the Year in California, Jerry Feietelberg. Topics of conversation include, the closing in of the walls on Trump. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60...

Duration:00:45:50

The Dodgers... from Brooklyn to Los Angeles: A Tale of Two Cities 1/10/19

1/10/2019
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Prodigal daughter, Linda Wilson, returns. We spoke of Casey Stengel being traded for Pittsburgh's Burleigh Grimes on this date in 1918. We discussed Grimes' tipping his spitball until 'fixed' by the Dodger Batboy, explaining his tight cap gave away the pitch by wiggling as Grimes tensed his facial muscles. We went on to talk about the possibilities of the L.A. club securing Cleveland's Corey Kluber (and what players we would be comfortable with trading for same). A Comfortably Zoned Radio...

Duration:00:56:18

Bock's Score: From Nedick's at the Old Garden on 49th Street 1/9/18

1/9/2019
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Hal, George Case, Ralph ZigTyko, David Hubler, and Al Blumkin, discuss Nick Saban's Alabama Coaches Rehab. Clinic, and how the tail continues the dog. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR...

Duration:00:56:10

S.F. Giants Bazeball 1/9/18

1/9/2019
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With Spring Training on the horizon, Michael Duca, and Ralph Zig Tyko, look back at last year and forward to next. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and...

Duration:00:42:38

WEIGHTED DONUTS with Wayne Unger 1/8/19

1/8/2019
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Former GM Mike Port joins the show to talk about his view of today's game and lack of "connotation" of action. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and...

Duration:00:52:46

New Yawk Mets: Past-Present-Future 1/8/19

1/8/2019
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Marty Rose, Robert Cole, and Ralph Zig Tyko, break it all down in a Pre-Spring Training, offering. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided...

Duration:00:32:10

Golenbock University 1/7/19

1/7/2019
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Peter welcomes Diane Firstman, Al Blumkin. and Ralph Tyko.. Topics of discussion include, getting one's book published, and our crumbling democracy. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR...

Duration:00:26:12

In CASE You're Wondering... with GEORGE 1/7/19

1/7/2019
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Guest is Matt Dahlgren who wrote the book, "Rumor in Town," about hiss grandfather, Babe, took Baseball's first drug test. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie"...

Duration:01:12:17

Degraw's Yankees 1/6/18

1/6/2019
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The life and times of Joe Pepitone. A Comfortably Zoned Radio Network, production. Check out our website. http://comfortablyzonedradio.com/ If you enjoy our offerings, we ask that you get in the habit of accumulating lightly used children's books, and donating them to your local Head Start. OUR SPONSOR: Ballfield to Battlefield and Back, From FDR to JFK A 60 minute DVD IN COLOR with 8mm "home movie" footage and narration provided by my father and Washington teammate, Mickey Vernon. The DVD...

Duration:00:27:48