After 1988 season, WABC GM Fred Weinhaus wanted a new Yankee radio play by play man. Steve Malzberg suggested John Sterling. Weinhaus had never heard of him but said, 'get him on the phone.' The rest is history-NY Radio Message Board
"Posted by Steve Malzberg on March 14, 2016 at 23:24:43:
In Reply to: CBS renews Sterling/Waldman for Yankees radio posted by Charles Everett on March 08, 2016 at 11:41:01:
"Congrats to John and Susan. Little known fact, when WABC GM Fred Weinhaus wanted a new play by play man after 1988 season, I suggested John, who Weinhaus had never heard of. He said "get him on the phone". The rest is history.""
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