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Donn on the air April 2015

Donn Emis returned to KMZU/KAOL in March of 2010 as Sports Director and came to Carrollton in part to spearhead the process of launching 1430 Sports KAOL as an all-sports station.With KAOL up and running Donn moved into an afternoon role on KMZU for several years. In 2013 he returned to mornings, a gig he had held on The Farm from 1988-1994. Donn keeps you company weekdays from 6 until 10 a.m. Donn is glad to be back in the area where he grew up (Corder, MO and a Higginsville High School graduate)…after being in Northwest Arkansas since 1998. Donn has been married to Judy (for 38 years) and has 3 daughters (Krista, Erin and Moriah) and one granddaughter (Jadyn).  His parents (Glenn and Dorothy Emis) still live in Corder.


(“Big Money Man” Week) (Major League Baseball Salaries)

MONDAY 2/8/16

Name the first player in MLB to make $1 Million per year.  Contract signed in November of 1979 to begin with 1980 season.

(Nolan Ryan-Houston Astros)  (Most games he won in a season after signing in 1980 was 16-twice…did throw 7 No-Hitters and 12 1-Hitters though)

TUESDAY 2/9/16

First player to make $5 Million per year.  Signed in February of ’91 with Boston.

(Roger Clemens-went 18-10 that year.  Previous year was 21-6 with Boston)


First player to make $20 Million per year.  Got unbelievable 10-year contract.

(Alex Rodriquez-Texas Rangers.  $254 Million for 10 years in 2001)

THURSDAY 2/11/16

The highest paid Royal last year made $13,750,000.  Who was it?

(Alex Gordon)

FRIDAY 2/12/16

2 MLB Pitchers will make $30 Million in 2016.  Name one of them.

(Clayton Kershaw-Dodgers and David Price-Red Sox)

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