DBAP Playing Field Now Officially Goodmon Field

“Coach K has his court, and now Mr. Goodmon has his field.”  – WRAL-TV Sports Anchor Jeff Gravley The Durham Bulls playing field is now officially known as Goodmon Field. It’s official.  The playing field at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park is now known as Goodmon Field and the sign is posted for everyone to […]

99.9 Genuine Rock? WCMC Gets Ready for Sports Transition

WCMC-FM is currently undergoing a major transformation.  On Monday, September 10, 2007 at 9pm, the station will change from country music to rock music in preparation for the station’s conversion to an all-sports-talk station in October. Check out the fall football schedules on WCMC, and get ready for all sports, all the time! 99.9FM 2007 […]

Pops In the Park A Success, Even Without Fireworks

Triangle Singer/Songwriter Tift Merritt wows the crowd at WRAL’s Pops in the Park. WRAL-TV has traditionally been harangued by rain for its annual Labor Day event, Pops in the Park.  In the past decade, several years in a row have been cancelled due to the wet weather.   2007 made a change in the history […]

RTN Network Launches on WRAZ-DT

The RTN Network is on the air in the Triangle.   Starting today, Monday, September 10, 2007, FOX 50 WRAZ-DT is broadcasting the Retro Television Network on its over-the-air digital channel 50.2 and on Time Warner Digital Cable channel 251. The 24-hour network airs “Prime Time All The Time.”  Classics such as Love American Style, […]

Bulls Open Governors’ Cup Finals on Tuesday vs Braves

Bulls Open Governors’ Cup Finals on Tuesday vs Braves The Durham Bulls have advanced to the Governors’ Cup Championship round! The International League Playoffs feature two, best-of-five rounds featuring the three division winners and a wild card team. FIRST ROUND SCHEDULE Game One: Durham Bulls win, 11-8 Game Two: Durham Bulls win, 9-5 Game Three: […]

Wolfpack Football Announces Charitable Initiative to Benefit Toys for Tots

Wolfpack Football Announces Charitable Initiative to Benefit Toys for Tots Coca-Cola and Harris Teeter to Partner with Team for Toy Drive NC State head football coach Tom O’Brien expects his players to be champions in the classroom, in the community and on the football field.   As part of that effort, the NC State football […]

99.9 FM Releases NFL Football Broadcast Schedule

99.9 FM Releases NFL Broadcast Schedule Phillip Rivers fans in the Triangle can hear the San Diego Chargers game this weekend on 99.9 FM as the station begins airing Sunday NFL double-headers. The former NC State standout will lead the Chargers against the Chicago Bears in a 3:45 PM broadcast from the Westwood One Radio […]

Seo Wins IL Pitcher-of-the-Week for the Third Time

Seo Wins IL Pitcher-of-the-Week for the Third Time Durham Bulls Pitcher Jae Seo is the International League Pitcher-of-the-Week for the third time. On Tuesday, Sept 4, 2007, the International League announced that Durham pitcher Jae Seo has been named the League’s Pitcher-of-the-Week for the period from August 27-September 3. Seo, who was also the IL […]

Bulls in the Headlines As Season Begins

Bulls in the Headlines As Playoffs Begin The Durham Bulls have clinched the Southern Division International League regular season title and are starting the playoffs. Big news abounds at the ballpark. Here are a few of the recent local headlines. THE PLAYOFFS: Durham Bulls Manager Charlie Montoyo From the Herald-Sun in Durham: After rough start, […]

Bulls Head Into Playoffs on High Note, Win 80th Game

Bulls Head Into Playoffs on High Note, Win 80th Game Justin Ruggiano hits a homer to help push the Bulls ahead to the Southern division champs. Mitch Talbot pitches the Bulls to victory. Justin Ruggiano and Mitch Talbot made history on Monday, as the Bulls tuned up for the playoffs with a 2-1 at Charlotte. […]