Born and raised in the Capital Region, Eric is a graduate of Columbia High School. His love of sports spans far and wide as there is not a sport he won’t talk about although baseball is his true passion. He’s interviewed MLB legends Wade Boggs, Eddie Murray and Ozzie Smith in their visits to Cooperstown as well as visited Palm Springs to talk with Tommy John! He produces and adds his takes to Big Board Sports with Rodger Wyland Monday-Friday from 10 AM to 1 PM. In addition you can hear him Sunday mornings at 10 AM on the Team discussing fantasy sports, the Brooklyn Nets and the Fight World on the ever popular Mixed Martial Arts and Crafts segment.
Capital Region Greatest Sports Moment Bracket: Play-In Matchup 1
This week on 104.5 the Team we are starting up the #CapitalRegionGreatestSportsMomentBracket as we are trying to crown the best sports moment in the history of the Capital Region as decided by you! Today we have our first play-in matchup!
Capital Region Greatest Sports Moment Bracket: 1st Round Matchup 1
This week on 104.5 the Team we are starting up the #CapitalRegionGreatestSportsMomentBracket as we are trying to crown the best sports moment in the history of the Capital Region as decided by you! Today's first round matchup is the top overall seed versus one of our underdog 8 seeds.
Sittin’ Sportside Sunday: NFL Keeps Us Occupied but Not For Long
Well Sittin' Sportside Sunday goes on even with no live sports happening and this week the NFL kept us occupied! On the show this week I discussed TB12 leaving the Patriots, other QB's who switched teams, judged local teams of interest and their free agency thus far and finally gave you guys some people on Twitter to follow during your self isolation. Listen below and follow me on Twitter @EricH1045 !
Sittin’ Sportside Sunday: Peace Achieved
On the show this week I discussed the news that the NFL CBA was approved, previewed the NL Central and reacted to the surprising hire by Iona. Lastly I looked at the final position to help you win your fantasy baseball leagues, Relief Pitchers.
Sittin’ Sportside Sunday: Where You Atkinson?
Baseball is officially back and in this past edition of Sittin' Sportside Sunday (Evey Sunday Morning at 11 AM on 104.5 the Team) I discussed the madness mounting in college basketball and news that some NFL owners want the new CBA to not pass.
Sittin’ Sportside Sunday: Baseball Paradise
Baseball is officially back and int this past edition of Sittin' Sportside Sunday (Evey Sunday Morning at 11 AM on 104.5 the Team) I discussed whether it is time to be a little worried as a Yankee Fan
Fantasy Baseball Advice You Have Been Waiting For
Here we are in late February and Baseball is officially back as Spring Training games have begun. On this past edition of Sittin' Sportside Sunday (Evey Sunday Morning at 11 AM on 104.5 the Team) I discussed the first start for JA Happ and how important the showing was.
One of These Writers Did Not Vote for Derek Jeter
I decided to put on my Sherlock Holmes hat and put together a list of the 82 writers who's 2020 MLB Hall of Fame voting ballots were anonymous. One of the following writers did not vote for Derek Jeter.
2019 MLB Preview (Podcasts)
Wondering about your MLB team and how they might fair this season? Listen to my previews for every division on the playlist below and listen to every edition of the Sittin' Sportside Podcast here!
Fantasy Baseball 104.5 the Team Special
If you are interested in fantasy baseball 104.5 the Team has you covered! Check out all of the Fantasy Baseball podcasts here. I preview every position and give my thoughts on value picks. Also check out every edition of the Sittin' Sportside Podcast!
2019 Fantasy Baseball: 6 Players Who Killed it Down the Stretch in 2018
Welcome to the 2019 Fantasy Baseball season. Throughout this season I will be podcasting every once and while about my thoughts on players to add, give up on and other opinions. The first edition profiles 6 players who had monster Septembers in 2018 and I tell you how to value you them heading into your 2019 drafts!
Here is the Ideal Yankees Lineup for 2019…Offensively
The Yankees position player roster is most likely set heading into this season so I decided to make a generic lineup that would be ideal if we were looking at offense ability only.