Peter Schwartz

Peter has been covering sports both in New York and across the country for almost three decades. He is an anchor for the CBS Sports Radio network as well as WCBS Radio in New York. Peter is also a writer for as well as and He lives on Long Island with his wife Sheryl and their sons Bradley and Jared.

By Peter Schwartz On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Will the Domino’s fall right for Bubba?

Given the current landscape of sports in the United States, there are two questions that remain unanswered. One, will there be an NFL team that finally signs Colin Kaepernick? And two, will there be a NASCAR team More...

By Peter Schwartz On Monday, July 31st, 2017

You always remember your first time

My wife Sheryl leaned over to me and said “I think I want to cry!”. That was very understandable since our 11 year old son Bradley already had tears running down his face while our 7 year old son Jared had about More...

By Peter Schwartz On Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Aric is back and ready to throw it back

When Aric Almirola suffered an acute compression fracture to his T5 vertebra during an accident at Kansas Speedway back in May, the expectation was that the veteran driver for Richard Petty Motorsports would be More...

By Peter Schwartz On Thursday, June 15th, 2017
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Just the beginning for ”Bubba”

After his Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series debut, Darrell Wallace Jr. continues his journey in Michigan For many drivers, getting into a car for a NASCAR race and finishing in 26th place is not exactly the plan More...

By Peter Schwartz On Monday, June 5th, 2017

RPM Goes from Adversity to Diversity

Richard Petty Motorsports selects Darrell “Bubba” Wallace to drive the No. 43 car this Sunday at Pocono When Aric Almirola suffered a T5 compression fracture during a crash at Kansas Speedway last month, Richard More...

By Peter Schwartz On Friday, May 19th, 2017

A Day of Mixed Emotions for RPM Co-Owner

Andrew Murstein was having a pretty good sports day this past Saturday. Up first, the co-owner of Richard Petty Motorsports was watching his 9th-grade son Matt playing with 12 graders in an AAU basketball game that More...

By Peter Schwartz On Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
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NASCAR Continues to Drive Business to Sponsors

When you think about the lifeblood of a sports team or league, certainly fans, sponsors, and broadcast partners come to mind. With that in mind, it’s hard to find a more perfect example of how all three of those More...

By Peter Schwartz On Friday, April 28th, 2017

RPM Reacts To Jr’s Retirement

In any sport, it’s hard to say goodbye to a legend. Over the last few years, Yankees Captain Derek Jeter retired from baseball, Lakers legend Kobe Bryant called it an NBA career, and Peyton Manning retired from More...

By Peter Schwartz On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

A Plan Fit For A King

Owner Andrew Murstein has big plans to restore Richard Petty Motorsports as a NASCAR power. When Andrew Murstein entered into negotiations to purchase Richard Petty Motorsports from George Gillett in 2010, he didn’t More...

By Peter Schwartz On Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

How a kid from Long Island ended up owning a NASCAR team

Growing up on Long Island, Andrew Murstein was a huge sports fan. He was even a big WWE fan cheering on the likes of Andre the Giant and Bruno Sammartino. In fact, one of the three objectives that he had when entering More...

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