USA Today Images

Backlash for on air comments

Local host said Roy Halladay "got what he deserved"

Boston's Morning Show with Kim & VB
November 09, 2017 - 8:28 am

Strong reactions to comments by the co-host of a local talk radio sports show. Michael Felger of “Felger and Mazz” on 98.5 The Sports Hub ranted for 12 minutes about the death of retired pitcher Roy Halladay. The two-time Cy Young Award winner died Tuesday when he small plane went down in the Gulf of Mexico. During Wednesday’s show Felger suggested Halladay got what he deserved calling him a moron and an idiot for flying the plane. Hallday was flying a tiny sport plane designed for entry-level pilots. Twitter response has been strong.


Comments ()