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Dodger players under O'Malley (1951-79) who became major league broadcasters/sportscasters
  Name Club(s)/Network
Baker, Dusty ESPN-TV 2007
Brett, Ken CAL-A: KTLA-TV 1991-96, Prime Ticket-Cable, 1994-96
Cey, Ron LA-N: SportsChannel-Cable 1990
Downing, Al LA-N: On-TV-Pay Cable 1978-85, Dodger Vision-Cable, 1986-87, SportsChannel-Cable 1991, KABC Radio “Dodgertalk” 1983-92, CBS Radio Network 1995-97, FL-N: WQAM Radio (One Hour Update Show) 1999-2000, ATL-N: FOX Sports South-Cable 2000, LA-N: KFWB Radio 2005
Drysdale, Don MON-N: CBC-TV 1970-71, TEX-A: KRLD Radio 1972, KDRW-TV 1972, CAL-A: KTLA-TV 1973-81, KMPC Radio 1973-81, National Subscription TV-Cable 1978-79, 81, CHI-A: WFLD-TV 1982-87, SportsChannel-Cable, 1982-87, LA-N: KTTV-TV 1988-92, KTLA-TV 1993, KABC Radio 1988-93, ABC-TV “Monday Night Game” 1982-87, ABC-TV Various LCS, All-Star Game, World Series games 1978-84, Don Drysdale’s Baseball, USA-Cable
Erskine, Carl ABC-TV “Game of the Week” 1960
Fairly, Ron CAL-A: KTLA-TV 1979-84, KMPC Radio 1982-86, SF-N: KTVU-TV 1988-92, KNBR Radio 1987-92, SEA-A: KIRO Radio 1993-2002, KOMO Radio 2003-2006, KSTW-TV 1993-95, 1998-2000, Prime Sports-Cable 1994-96, KIRO-TV 1996-2002, FOX Sports Net-Cable 1997-2006
Garvey, Steve XTRA Radio, San Diego, “Garvey & Co.” Morning Show 1989-90, CBS Radio-MLB 1990-1992, NBC Regional Baseball Games 1990-92, Prime/FOX Network-Cable baseball and football 1990-97, Prime Ticket, International Sportsman, 1993-98 produced by Garvey Communications, Prime-Cable Regional, Pony League World Series 1996-97, ESPN-TV MLB 1993-95, ESPN/CBS-TV College World Series 1993-98, ESPN/ABC-TV Little League World Series 1994
Grant, Jim “Mudcat” CLEV-A: WJW-TV 1973-74, 1977, LA-N: KABC Radio “Dodgertalk” 1987
Hoak, Don PGH-N: KDKA Radio, 1965-66
Hutton, Tommy MON-N: CKAC Radio 1981-86, CFCF-TV 1983-86, TSN-TV 1986, Canadian Radio Network, Postseason Games, 1985-86, NY-A: WABC Radio, 1987-88, MSG-Cable, 1989, ESPN-TV 1990-96, TOR-A: CBC-Cable 1990-96, Various Local TV, 1990-96, FLA-N: Sunshine Network-Cable 1997, SportsChannel FL-Cable 1997, FOX Sports Florida-Cable 1998-present, Sun Sports 2006, WPXM (PAX 35)-TV 2002-2005, MLB Intl.-TV 2000 (World Series)
John, Tommy MIN-A: WCCO-TV 1994-96, MSC-Cable 1994-96, NY-A: WPIX-TV 1998, MSG Network 1998, WABC Radio 1998
Koufax, Sandy NBC-TV 1967-72
Lasorda, Tommy Mutual Radio Network “Lasorda At Large” national show 1983-85, CBS-TV World Series 1991
Monday, Rick ABC-TV, L.A., 1979-83, KABC Radio, Dodgertalk, 1982-83, KTTV-TV, L.A., 1984-88 (weekday sports anchor, hosted “Dodger Central”), 1987-88 (hosted Sunday Sports Wrap), LA-N: DodgerVision-Cable 1986-87, Z Channel-Cable 1988, KABC Radio 1987 (fill-in play-by-play), SD-N: KFMB Radio 1989-92, KUSI-TV 1989-92, KFMB Radio “Padre Talk” 1993, KABC Radio, “Dodgertalk,” 1993, LA-N: KABC Radio 1993-97, KTLA-TV 1993-2001, AM 1150 Radio 1998-2002, FOX Sports West 2 1998-present, UPN 13-TV 2002-2005, KFWB Radio 2003-2007, KABC Radio 2008-present
Mota, Manny LA-N: KWKW Radio 1991-2007, KHJ Radio 2008-present
Paciorek, Tom CHI-A: WFLD-TV 1988-89, SportsVision-Cable 1988, SportsChannel-Cable 1989-97, WGN-TV 1990-99, FOX Sports Chicago-Cable 1998-99, DET-A: FOX Sports Detroit-Cable 2000, ATL-N: FOX Sports South-Cable, 2001-2005, WASH-N: MASN 2006
Parker, Wes CIN-N: WLWT-TV 1973, NBC-TV 1979, USA-TV 1980-84,
LA-N: ON TV-Cable 1978, KABC Radio, “Dodgertalk” 1987
Reese, Pee Wee CBS-TV 1960-65, NBC-TV 1966-68, CIN-N: WLWT 1969-70
Reuss, Jerry ESPN 1991-93, CAL-A: KCAL-TV 1997-98, FOX Sports West-Cable 1997-98, LA-N: KFWB Radio 2006-2007, KABC Radio 2008
Robinson, Frank ESPN-TV 2007
Simpson, Joe SEA-A: KIRO-TV 1987-88, KTZZ-TV 1987-88, KSTW-TV 1989-91, ATL-N: TBS-TV 1992-present, Turner South-Cable 1992-2006, SportsSouth-Cable 2007-present, FOX Sports Net South-Cable 1992-present, Peachtree TV 2009, WSB Radio 1992-95, WGST Radio 2006
Snider, Duke MTL-N: CFCF Radio 1977-86, CBC-TV 1977-82, CBMT-TV 1983-87, SD-N: KOGO Radio 1969-71, KOGO-TV 1969-70, KCST-TV 1971, LA-N: SportsChannel-Cable 1991, NBC-TV N.L. Playoffs 1983
Sutcliffe, Rick SD-N: Prime Sports-Cable 1996, Channel 4 Padres 1997-2004, ESPN-TV 1998-present, ESPN Radio 1998-present
Sutton, Don NBC-TV League Championships Series 1987, KNBC-TV Channel 4 Sportscaster, LA-N: SportsChannel-Cable 1989, ATL-N: TBS-Cable & TV 1989-2006, FOX Sports South 1989-2006, WSB Radio 1989-2005, WGST Radio 2006, 2009, WASH-N: MASN-Cable 2007-2008, ATL-N: WGST Radio 2009-present
Torborg, Jeff CBS Radio 1994-97, FOX TV 1997-2001, 2004-present, ATL-N: Fox Sports South 2006
Valentine, Bobby ESPN-TV 2003
Wills, Maury NBC-TV 1973
Yeager, Steve KMPC Radio, Baseball Talk Show, Los Angeles 1992

Editor’s Note:

Two of O’Malley’s top executives, Vice President Fresco Thompson (1950-68) and Vice President Fred Claire (1969-98) also broadcast games. Thompson was a broadcaster for the first Subscription TV game in Los Angeles on July 17, 1964. Claire served as an analyst for ESPN Radio in 1998. One of O’Malley’s coaches, Leo Durocher (1961-64) was a host of KABC’s SportsTalk show in 1964.




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