‘Emotional’ time at WFAN after Chris Carlin’s exit


It was the morning after at WFAN following the abrupt exit of mid-day host Chris Carlin.

Carlin introduced on Twitter on Wednesday that it was his final day on the present he co-hosts with Maggie Grey and Bart Scott.

“Maggie loves Chris Carlin,” morning host Boomer Esiason stated on his present, based on Newsday. “She genuinely thinks the world of him, like her huge brother or no matter, and she or he was emotional about it.”

The Submit’s Andrew Marchand reported that Grey and Scott are staying on the present and are in WFAN’s future plans, although it’s unclear precisely how the schedule will shake out.

“These are the onerous info of this enterprise,” Esiason stated. “Generally issues simply don’t work out. Bart and I have been taking a look at one another going, ‘Man, this occurred to us in soccer, this occurred to us somewhere else.’

“We’ve been fired from locations, we’ve been traded, we’ve been lower, and the soccer participant all the time had a degree of insecurity of their life since you by no means know when it’s going to finish.”

Carlin was a mainstay at WFAN in numerous roles for years earlier than going to Philadelphia to host his personal present. He made his triumphant return to WFAN in 2017 as a part of the alternative trio for the retiring Mike Francesa. When Francesa lower his retirement brief, the CMB present was moved to 1-Three p.m. and their futures have been instantly put in limbo.

“When individuals say there’s not a greater man on the market, he didn’t deserve this, all of that, it’s not hyperbole. It’s not nonsense, it’s true,” stated Gregg Giannotti, Esiason’s co-host, based on the paper. “This enterprise is harsh typically. Not the whole lot you need occurs, and sadly for Chris (Wednesday), it’s not what he needed. He needed to proceed that present and it didn’t occur.

“One factor I do know is Chris Carlin goes to be OK. There’s lots of people on the market that care about him. He works his ass off. He’s sensible, he’s humorous, and he’s going to be all proper. … I owe so much to him and I’m all the time going to communicate with him and I’m dissatisfied he’s not right here at WFAN as a part of the staff any longer, however I do know he’s going to be all proper.”

Scott and Grey might be again on the air on Friday with the Yankees’ doubleheader in opposition to the Tigers airing on WFAN On Thursday.