As decided on by radio executives and programmers, here are the Top 20 Major Market sports radio afternoon shows for 2020.
"As voted on by 51 radio industry executives and program directors, Barrett Sports Media presents the Top 20 Major Market Sports Radio Midday Shows of 2020."
"It is a reunion for the station and the team. ESPN 1000 previously served as the flagship station for the Chicago White Sox from 1999 until...
"With Entercom’s bid rejected and the White Sox most recent flagship WGN 720 out of the negotiations, it leaves ESPN 1000 as the likely winner."
"ESPN 1000 won most dayparts head to head including M-F 6a-7p. The Score recorded a victory for the full week, M-SU 6a-Mid."
"Tuesday April 21, the original ESPN 1000 talent and co-host of Waddle & Silvy informed listeners that he had Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma."
"Listeners are invited to join Kaplan on the September 29 walk, which will end in Highland Park, Illinois, so long as they maintain social distancing."
"Although no plans have been announced by either party, adding the White Sox to their station would fit ESPN 1000’s goal of offering a local sports...
"Keyshawn, JWill, and Zubin will start the day at 5 am. ESPN 1000 will then switch to local programming at 7 am with a new show...
"The Score finished tied for 12th with a 2.9 share while ESPN 1000 was four spots behind earning a 2.7."