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Tim Slats is a 29 year veteran of the radio industry who began his 9th year on the Cleveland airwaves when he returned to the Cleveland market following a six year stint in the Orlando, Florida. Slats had previously served at CBS Radio Cleveland as afternoon drive host on 92.3 Xtreme radio and also spent 5½ years at crosstown rival WMMS.

An avid sports fan, he previously bowled professionally at Buckeye Lanes in North Olmsted and is a fanatical golfer who will play in temperatures as low as 40 degrees. In addition, he loves NASCAR as well as college and professional football.

Slats is also a huge animal lover and a champion of animal adoption and rescue. His dog Sammy who recently turned 7 years old resides with Tim in Avon, Ohio after living in cage #24 at the Cuyahoga County animal shelter.

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Gator Comes Calling By Ringing Doorbell?

Well, he may not have rang the doorbell, but a gator sure made a valiant effort. Slats has more.

4 hours ago

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50 Cent Is Sorry For Picking On Special Needs Individual

After ridiculing a teenage airport janitor who has disabilities, rapper 50 Cent has apologized. However, Slats tells us that “50” may be worth a little less due to the fallout.

4 hours ago

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High School Prank Leads To Indecency Charges For Football Player

A teen thought it would be funny to expose himself in the high school football team picture. It made the yearbook and football program. Slats and Jeff Thomas discuss this kid’s bad idea.

4 hours ago

NBC And Time Inc. Celebrate 50th Anniversary Of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue

Kate Upton, Off The Market

Engaged to longtime boyfriend Detroit pitcher Justin Verlander.

05/03/2016

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Del Taco “Manager” Rude Video Goes Viral

A manager at a Del Taco restaurant, who claims to be the son of the shop’s owner, was captured on video being extremely rude to customers. Daddy or not, the owner fired him. Slats has more.

05/03/2016

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 19:  Musician Prince performs on stage at the 36th NAACP Image Awards at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion on March 19, 2005 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Nashville Sports Anchor Fired Over Prince Tribute (Updated)

Slats and Jeff Thomas can’t figure out why a Nashville sports anchor was fired for working Prince titles into his report.

05/03/2016

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Love Pizza? Try A Pizza Box Made Of Pizza

Slats has the story of an innovative pizza maker who decided as far as wasted boxes were concerned, enough was enough.

05/02/2016

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Rat Makes Meal Of Family Van

Listen as Slats tells of a family whose van was chewed to pieces by a dirty rat and why the same thing could happen to your vehicle.

05/02/2016

CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 29:  Producer and rapper Warren G throws out the first pitch before the game between the Atlanta Braves and Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field on April 29, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images)

Warren G’s Singing Astoundingly Bad At Wrigley Field

Rapper Warren G lead the crowd in the traditional singing of “Take Me Out To The Ballgame.” Slats and Jeff Thomas critique the performance.

05/02/2016

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Win Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers Tickets

Listen to Slats weekday mornings for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers at the Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park on Thursday, May 26th at 7:30 PM.

04/30/2016

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