On April 29, 1965, colorful New York Mets broadcaster Lindsey Nelson delivers the play-by-play of a game at the Astrodome from a hanging gondola, which is located 208 feet above the second base bag. Nelson, known for his loud sportcoats, will win the Hall of Fame’s prestigious Ford C. Frick Award in 1988…
Donald Davidson, the Braves Director of team travel and press, radio and television, would receive the meritorious service award
January 3, 1963
Commissioner Happy Chandler and players’ representatives agree on the split of the TV and radio rights from the World Series.
November 8, 1950