Major League Baseball lost three icons recently. In October 2020, Hall of Famer Whitey Ford, Hall of Famer Joe Morgan, and former MLB executive Jimmie Lee Solomon all passed away within a few days of each other. This episode pays tribute to all three icons with personal stories about all of them.
Dinn Mann was executive vice president of baseball content for MLB Advanced Media for 17 years. Mann is a treasure trove of baseball stories, including stories of his grandfather, who owned the Astros during the creation of the iconic Astrodome. He was also Seth’s boss from 2001-2008, and they tell amazing stories from those days.
Seth Everett is a 24-year National Sports Broadcaster currently heard on iHeartMedia, NBC Sports Radio, Westwood One (Olympics coverage), & Entercom. He is a media veteran that has been seen & heard on ESPN, Sirius/XM, Bloomberg TV, FOX Sports covering 2 Super Bowls, 12 World Series, 2 NBA Finals, & 2 Stanley Cup Finals. Also covered local teams such as the New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies, Seattle Mariners, Colorado Avalanche, Denver Broncos, & more.