Remembering Writer Harlan Ellison

Remembering Harlan Ellison who appeared on Tom Snyder’s show many times. He was always a great guest on talk shows. He was one of the legends in Science Fiction writing. He wrote the classic Star Trek episode “City on the Edge of Forever”. Harlan passed away at 84 last night.





Book Talk guest author Katja Pantzar “The Finnish Way”

Doug Miles talks with Katja Pantzar author “The Finnish Way, Finding Courage, Wellness and Happiness Through the Power of Sisu” on “Talk Across America”. Book available here: https://amzn.to/2IpUDEu





Sports Betting coming to the Meadowlands on “Sports Talk Across America”

Boston area sportscaster Rich “Spitz” Spedaliere joins Philadelphia sportscasting legend Don Henderson and Doug Miles to recap the weekend in sports and talk about sports betting around the United States and where it will take off first. Other topics include: Rays sweep the Yankees, Jameis Winston suspension, Barry Trotz to the Islanders and more.





Book Talk guest Deborah Reber author “Differently Wired”

Doug Miles talks with Deborah Reber author “Differently Wired, Raising an Exceptional Child in a Conventional World” on “Talk Across America”. Book available here: https://amzn.to/2M73EEX





Book Talk guest Hana Schank and Elizabeth Wallace authors “The Ambition Decisions”

Doug Miles talks with Hana Schank and Elizabeth Wallace authors “The Ambition Decisions, What Women Know About Work, Family and the Path to Building a Life” on “Talk Across America”. Book available here: https://amzn.to/2JOE370





Baltimore Orioles Announce Plans for 2019 Dream Week in Sarasota, FL

(Sarasota, FL) Baltimore Orioles fans will once again be able to enjoy a week filled with once-in-a-lifetime opportunities at the club’s 2019 Dream Week, from January 27-February 2, 2019 in Sarasota, Florida. Open to adults, regardless of ability, Dream Week provides fans with an opportunity to play at the Orioles’ year-round baseball facilities in Sarasota at Ed Smith Stadium and the Buck O’Neil Baseball Complex.

Dream Week offers participants the full major league treatment — playing daily doubleheader intra-squad games and receiving instruction from National Baseball Hall of Famer and Orioles Legend Jim Palmer and former Orioles Al Bumbry, Rick Dempsey, Mike Devereaux, Chris Hoiles, Scott McGregor, Gregg and many more. In addition to on-field play, participants will enjoy beachfront accommodations on Lido Key; a personalized home uniform, alternate jersey, and cap; a personalized clubhouse locker; access to Orioles athletic trainers and clubhouse staff; daily breakfast and lunch at the ballpark; evening social events throughout the week, including a Q&A and autograph session with the pros; and a reunion game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore during the 2019 regular season.

In addition to receiving daily instruction, participants will play doubleheader games each day at the Buck O’Neil Baseball Complex at Twin Lakes Park, and each team will get to play a game at Ed Smith Stadium. Special events throughout the week will include an Opening Night Reception, mid-week barbecue at Ed Smith Stadium, and a Closing Night Awards Banquet. Campers can look back on their unforgettable Dream Week moments with team and pro staff photos, a personalized baseball card, and a Dream Week video produced by the Orioles’ award-winning video productions staff. During the 2019 season, there will also be a Reunion Game at Oriole Park at Camden Yards for campers to reconnect with their Dream Week teammates.

Men and women age 30 or older are eligible to participate in Dream Week. All skill and ability levels are welcome to the camp each year, and campers can play in as many or as few of the games as they wish. There is no prerequisite of experience or physical ability required to attend.

Dream Week costs $4,601 (including Florida Sales Tax) and includes roundtrip airfare from Baltimore to Tampa, ground transfers to and from the airport to the hotel, transportation to and from the hotel to the ballpark each day, and six-night, seven-day hotel accommodations (double occupancy, private rooms are available for an additional charge) at the Lido Beach Resort Hotel. Breakfast and lunch each day at the ballpark is included in the cost, as well. Discounts are available to Orioles Season Plan Members and former Dream Week participants. Separate week and weekend packages are available for Dream Week guests.

Fans interested in participating in Dream Week should visit www.orioles.com/dreamweek, call 410-547-6063, or e-mail dreamweek@orioles.com to register or to receive more information.





Pete “The Prophet” Belmont Stakes Recap & Sports Betting in New Jersey

Don Henderson and Doug Miles talk with Horse racing Handicapper Pete “The Prophet” about Justify’s winning the Triple Crown. Where will he race next? Other topics include: Sports Betting legal in New Jersey, U.S. Open preview at Shinnecock Hills on Long Island and more.





Legendary L.A. Kings Announcer Bob Miller Interview with Doug Miles

In this archived episode, Doug Miles talks with legendary L.A. Kings play-by-play announcer Bob Miller about his career in broadcasting and the book he had written about calling the L.A. Kings games for more than 40 years. As aired WSRQ radio 12/2006.





Big Band Files Salute to Dean Martin

The “Big Band Files” with Doug Miles salutes Dean Martin on his 101st birthday this month with some of his classic songs.





Pete “The Prophet” Belmont Stakes Picks and Preview “Sports Talk”

Don Henderson and Doug Miles talk with Horse racing Handicapper Pete “The Prophet” about this Saturday’s Belmont Stakes. Will Justify win the Triple Crown or has he run out of gas? Who are the best challengers. Other topics: Stanley Cup Finals, Bryan Colangelo and more.