"My biography usually says I began with them in 1980, but technically the first time I was on the air with them was in December 1979."
"He told me that some of their research showed that their viewership for the postseason especially was up among the younger demographic."
“If someone tells me that citing that Game 1 on October 11 was 74 years to the day since Cleveland last won the World Series that...
"Bob Costas sits there with his little fake glasses and his little preppy look, and next thing you know, he's calling out professional athletes."
"I think if you don't set the stage and frame it a little bit, then the casual fan isn't drawn in as much and they don't...
"It’s almost like Bob’s been locked away somewhere just dying to talk, and now you can’t shut him up.”
"The commercial imperatives are such that there's more drop-ins during games including a dragon swooping into Yankee Stadium in simulated form in Game One."
5.35 million viewers tuned into the contest on TBS, making it the largest Game 1 audience since the Yankees faced the Red Sox in 2018.
"In fact, they even have a course, which you can take online, that gives you at least a rudimentary grasp of what the issue is."
"How you feel about Joe Buck in 2016 is how people felt about Bob Costas."