What station was Clemens' first 20-K game on?

Scott Fybush scott@fybush.com
Mon May 1 00:59:55 EDT 2006

Howard Glazer wrote:
> Dan Shaughnessy wrote a retrospective on Roger Clemens' April 29, 1986,
> 20-strikeout game in Saturday's Globe. In it, he mentions that the game
> wasn't carried on "AM radio" (no call letters) because the Celtics had
> priority and instead was carried on "FM" (again, no call letters). The
> AM, I recall, was WRKO, but I have no idea which FM the game wound up
> on. 
> I remember occasional games being carried on 94.5 in the late '60s or
> early '70s, and on 107.9 later on, but that was during 107.9's days as
> WWEL, not as WXKS-FM. What FM was 'RKO's backup in the mid-'80s?

I'm guessing they would have gone to 98.5 WROR, but that's purely a hunch...


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