Best of Byrd:TONY GWYNN A LEGEND WITH OREGON CONNECTIONS

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Without a doubt, one of the best people we were able to have on our Show and interview in our 14 years. Tony Gwynn. Hall of Famer, 15 time MBL All-Star, 5-time Gold Glove winner, 8-time NL Batting Champion, .338 career batting aveage, 3,141 career hits, and a 20-year Pro. The former San Diego State… Read More…

Best of Byrd:CORVALLIS NATIVE & FINCH TALK ‘THE MASTERS’

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Oregon has had its share of great golfers, and PGA pro golfers in the likes of Peter Jacobsen, Brian Henniger, Ben Crane, Robert Garrigus, Bob Gilder, and the latest man trying to make the grade in Jason Allred. Jacobsen tied for 11th in the 1981 Masters, Ben Crane 17th in 2012, and Bob Gilder 14th… Read More…

Best of Byrd:DUKE WINS 5TH NCAA TITLE-KYLE SINGLER REFLECTS

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South Medford 2007 graduate Kyle Singler is one of Oregon’s most decorated prep basketball players in history as he won an Oregon State Title, and won the NCAA Championship playing for the Duke Blue Devils in his junior season on the way to earning the Title game ‘MVP’ honors. Singler currently plays in the NBA… Read More…

BREAKFAST WITH THE BLAZERS & COUSIN KERSEY

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Had a fun morning in-studio on KBND Radio with the Portland Trailblazers ‘Rip City Relay’ presented by Moda Health, and catching up with ‘Mercy, Mercy Jerome Kersey’…and Blazer TV analyst Mike Rice. Jerome, one of the greatest Blazers in franchise history is now leading the charge as ‘Blazer Ambassador’ along with Bob Gross, Briant Grant,… Read More…

WHAT HAPPENED ON ‘THE PICK’ PLAY 20 YEARS AGO

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Ever wonder just what call the Oregon Ducks made on that infamous day in 1994 when Oregon upset the Washington Huskies at Autzen Stadium? It’s the 20th Anniversary of the legendary ‘Pick,’ or interception by Ducks freshman DB Kenny Wheaton of a Damon Huard pass who raced 97 yards for the game winning TD pushing… Read More…