Boston, MA (8/5/19): Beasley Media Group, LLC; a subsidiary of Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BBGI) announces WBZ-FM/98.5 The Sports Hub will commemorate the station’s 10th anniversary with a celebration of Boston Sports moments and events during a ten-hour broadcast on Tuesday, August 13, 2019.
The special programming, which will begin at 7am with Toucher and Rich and end at 5pm with Felger & Mazz, will highlight sporting events, including the victories and agony that the city has experienced, as well as special moments that have taken place on the airwaves over the past decade.
The Sports Hub has changed how sports are talked about in Boston. The station was the first FM sports signal in Boston. It continues to provide Boston fans with the very best coverage, information and entertainment of the city’s beloved teams.
“It’s an honor to work with the incredibly talented staff, on and off the air, at The Sports Hub,” said station and National Spoken Word Brand Manager, Mike Thomas. “Not many people gave us a chance 10 years ago. We were heavy underdogs. But, so were Boston teams for many, many years. The ascendancy that Boston sports fans have experienced is unprecedented. We are just happy to have been along for the ride the past 10 years and we look forward to many more victories to come!”
“In 10 short years, Mike Thomas and the amazing team that he has assembled have built 98.5 The Sports Hub into an award-winning iconic brand and a household name in New England,” said Beasley Media Boston Vice Present and Market Manager, Mary Menna.