Voices of Sports Legends

A collection from Wayne McCombs

Voices of Sports Legends is a collection of events and interviews which sports historian Wayne McCombs has collected and recorded. He has donated this material to the oral history website VoicesofOklahoma.com.

You will hear former Tulsa World sportswriter Bill Connors, Jerry Webber sports and news anchor for channel 2 KJRH, A. Ray Smith former owner of the then Tulsa Oilers baseball team, Oklahoma State baseball coach Gary Ward, TU football coach Glenn Dobbs, Diamond Baseball Dinners, and more.

We are grateful to Wayne McCombs for the preservation of these voices and stories!

Voices of Sports Legends

Program Credits:
A Ray Smith – Interviewee
Glenn Dobbs – Interviewee
Jerry Weber – Interviewee
Bill Connors – Interviewee
Gary Ward – Interviewee
Wayne McCombs — Interviewer
Mel Myers — Announcer

Honest Media
Mel Myers — Audio Editor

Müllerhaus Legacy Website Team
Douglas Miller — Art Director
Mark DeMoss — Webmaster
Laura Hyde — Upload Coordinator

Date Created:
A Ray Smith — July 27, 1998
Glenn Dobbs — April 24, 1997
Jerry Weber — October 12, 1998
Bill Connors — July 27, 1998
Gary Ward — May 4, 1999

Date Published: April 12, 2021

Notes: Recorded by John Erling in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Digital Audio Sound Recording, Non-Music.

Tags: Tulsa Oilers, Allie Reynolds, Casey Stengel, Joe DiMaggio, Pat Butrum, Mickey Mantle, Stan Musial, Whitey Ford, Johnny Bench, Paul Dean, Warren Spahn, Satchel Paige, Mor-ris Frank, Hugh Finnerty, Ken Boyer, Bake McBride, Cleveland Indians, Mac Creager, Len Morton, Winston Churchill, University of Tulsa, Golden Hurricane, football, baseball, basketball, sportscaster, news anchor, Nolan Richardson, sports editor, Tulsa World, Glenn Dobbs, Henry Iba, Ted Williams, Oklahoma State University