Larry Mize Joins SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio
1987 Masters Champion will host "The Larry Mize Show," debuting September 3
August 14, 2014 --
NEW YORK, Aug.14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --SiriusXM announced today that 1987 Masters Champion Larry Mize will host a new monthly show on SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio (XM channel 93, Sirius channel 208).
The Larry Mize Show will debut September 3 (2:00-3:00 pm ET) and air monthly throughout the year. On the program, Mize will take calls from listeners around the country and discuss the headline news from the world of golf.
"The SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio channel gives players a unique and fun way to interact with golf fans and I'm excited to embark on this new opportunity," said Mize. "We're in the midst of another terrific season and with the FedExCup Playoffs and Ryder Cup around the corner there's much to talk about. I look forward to sharing what I've learned from my time in the game and hearing what the listeners think as well."
"As a Masters Champion and longtime PGA TOUR competitor, Larry adds a tremendous amount of knowledge and expertise to SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio," said Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM's President and Chief Content Officer. "He brings the kind of insider's perspective on the game that truly sets this channel apart as the definitive source for golf talk."
Larry Mize competed on the PGA TOUR for more than two decades and won four times, highlighted by his dramatic playoff win at the Masters in 1987, when he memorably holed a chip shot for birdie to finish ahead of Greg Norman and Seve Ballesteros. Mize also won four international events and played for the U.S. team in both the 1987 Ryder Cup and the Dunhill Cup in 2000. In 1987 he tied for fourth place in the U.S. Open, finished in the top ten at the 1984 PGA Championship and tied for 11th place at the 1994 Open Championship. He currently competes on the Champions Tour, where he won the Montreal Championship in 2010.
SiriusXM PGA TOUR Radio offers live golf play-by-play of PGA TOUR events and major championships. This year the channel unveiled an expanded programming lineup that offers the best daily golf talk, news, analysis and instruction on radio. Hosts on the channel include World Golf Hall of Fame members Ben Crenshaw and Hubert Green, Henrik Stenson, Ian Poulter, Annika Sorenstam, Chris DiMarco, Rich Beem, Hank Haney, David Leadbetter, Jim McLean, Mark Carnevale, John Maginnes, Carl Paulson, Dennis Paulson, Matt Adams, Brian Katrek, Sandy McIlree, Larry Rinker, Lorne Rubenstein, Ben Shear, John Swantek, Jeff Warne, Greg Warmoth and Taylor Zarzour.
Visit www.SiriusXM.com/SiriusXMPGATOURRadio for a daily schedule.
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