Throwback League

    80 Phillies v 77 Yankees


    Tough to top this pitching matchup of Carlton vs Guidry; and the parade of perennial allstars at the plate, from Reggie Jackson and Thurman Munson to Pete Rose and Mike Schmidt. Jon Miller has pre-game commentary and the NY Times’ Tyler Kepner weighs in on his native Philadelphians. Feel free to be following along and checking box scores and brackets at the league website, TheThrowbackLeague.com.

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    Josh Lewin is the host of The Throwback League and Red Sox Beat on the CLNS Media Network. A veteran baseball play-by-play announcer who was one of the original “MLB on FOX” announcers for 15 years when the network gained broadcasting rights back in 1996, Josh has done TV play-by-play for the Texas Rangers, Chicago Cubs and Detroit Tigers. He has also done radio broadcasts for the New York Mets and Boston Red Sox.