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Hyde5: 104.3 FM is out of sports business - just 790 AM now

Hyde5: 104.3 FM is out of sports business - just 790 AM now

I got a message today 104.3 The Ticket had retired from the sports talk business, and flicked on my radio to hear some rock song that could be the insipid lead-in to a sports show. Only the song kept going. And going. And is still going. So it's true. The sports radio market shrunk, sort of, as the only FM component returns just to being 790-AM The Ticket (104.3 turns to a self-described "alternative music" station, The Shark). As someone who liked having an FM sports component if just for when I parked in my gym's underground lot and only it could be received, that's a loss. "We're back to our roots! Hear the ticket exclusively on 790! We are ... 790...

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