41 episodes

Live Fridays at Noon Eastern on YouTube. SEC Broadcasters Roger Hoover & Kyle Crooks take a weekly deep dive into the play-by-play business and visit live with your favorite broadcasters. Follow on Twitter & Instagram: @BroadcasterHour along with @Roger_Hoover & @CrooksPBP.

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Live Fridays at Noon Eastern on YouTube. SEC Broadcasters Roger Hoover & Kyle Crooks take a weekly deep dive into the play-by-play business and visit live with your favorite broadcasters. Follow on Twitter & Instagram: @BroadcasterHour along with @Roger_Hoover & @CrooksPBP.

    Episode 41 - Mike Watts

    Episode 41 - Mike Watts

    Mike
    Watts is a multi-sport voice with experience at the network and local levels.
    Broadcast experience includes championship events for USL, Concacaf, ESPN, SEC,
    ACC, Big East and the A10.  2018 marked a new role as the NFL's youngest
    preseason voice (Bengals TV) at age 25.  A championship broadcasting
    pedigree began at an even earlier age, the 2015 USL Cup Final at 22 years old.
    Simultaneously, Public Address provided opportunities in college and pro
    basketball at Madison Square Garden including select Knicks (NBA), Liberty
    (WNBA) and Westchester Knicks (NBAGL) games, as well as Fordham (Atlantic 10)
    and St. John's (Big East) games in NYC. Follow the show on Twitter and
    Instagram: @BroadcasterHour plus @Roger_Hoover and @CrooksPBP.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Episode 40 - Dave Jageler

    Episode 40 - Dave Jageler

    Dave
    Jageler enters his 16th season with the Nationals teaming with Charlie Slowes
    since 2006 to form the longest-running radio play-by-play duo in the District.
    Jageler has been at the mic for the Nationals historic run to the 2019 World
    Series Championship plus the Nationals’ four National League East
    championships, three no-hitters and Max Scherzer's MLB record-tying
    20-strikeout performance. Jageler joined the Nationals after spending the 2005
    campaign as the radio and TV voice of the Pawtucket Red Sox of the Triple-A
    International League. Prior to joining Pawtucket, he worked in Boston
    co-hosting an afternoon talk show and serving in various capacities with the
    Boston Celtics radio network, including fill-in play-by-play. Jageler spent six
    years in Charlotte as the voice of UNC-Charlotte basketball and co-hosting a
    morning drive talk show. Follow the show on Twitter and Instagram:
    @BroadcasterHour plus @Roger_Hoover and @CrooksPBP.

    • 1 hr
    Episode 39 - Rich Waltz

    Episode 39 - Rich Waltz

    Rich Waltz provides play-by-play for CBS Sports Network, Turner Sports, MLB Network, and FS1. A three time Emmy winner, Waltz is known for calling television broadcasts for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball from 2005 to 2017. In addition to his various baseball assignments, Waltz covered college football and contributed to numerous sports on ESPN including NCAA Basketball, Arena Football, NCAA College Softball World Series, Little League World Series Regional Finals and Major League Soccer. He has also served as play-by-play announcer for Tennis Channel, Raycom Sports, Pac-12 Networks and FOX Sports 1. Waltz is a graduate of the University of California, Davis, where he played college baseball. Follow the show on Twitter and Instagram: @BroadcasterHour plus @Roger_Hoover and @CrooksPBP. 

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Episode 38 - Joe Block

    Episode 38 - Joe Block

    Joe Block has worked as a TV and radio play-by-play broadcaster for the Pittsburgh Pirates since 2016. Block has called Major League Baseball play-by-play for nine years, and 17 seasons of pro ball, previously working with the Milwaukee Brewers and in the minor leagues in Billings, Mont., Great Falls, Mont., Jacksonville, Fla., St. Paul, Minn., and Charleston, S.C. He also broadcast for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Montreal Expos, the NBA’s New Orleans Hornets, and for various regional TV networks calling major college football, basketball and baseball since graduating from Michigan State University in 1999. Follow the show on Twitter and Instagram: @BroadcasterHour plus @Roger_Hoover and @CrooksPBP.

    • 1 hr 7 min
    Episode 37 - Geoff Arnold

    Episode 37 - Geoff Arnold

    Currently
    a member of the Baltimore Orioles broadcast team, Geoff Arnold does
    play-by-play for the Orioles Radio Network as well as select work for the
    Orioles on MASN. To go with this, he serves as a content
    creator for the club's digital platforms. Prior to joining the
    Orioles, Geoff spent eight seasons calling minor league baseball
    and broadcasting college football, basketball, baseball and other
    Olympic sports on regional sports networks, digital platforms and for major
    market television stations. He continues to broadcast George Washington
    men's/women's basketball in the offseason on ESPN+ as well as the games for the
    Delaware Blue Coats, G League affiliate of the Philadelphia 76ers, on radio and
    television. Follow the show on Twitter and Instagram: @BroadcasterHour plus
    @Roger_Hoover and @CrooksPBP.

    • 1 hr 2 min
    Episode 36 - Len Kasper

    Episode 36 - Len Kasper

    Len Kasper is in his first season as a broadcaster for the White Sox ... partners with analyst Darrin Jackson on the White Sox Radio Network and ESPN Radio (1000-AM) ... spent 16 seasons (2005-2020) in the Chicago Cubs broadcast booth ... previously provided play-by-play for the Florida Marlins (2002-2004) and the Milwaukee Brewers (1999-2001)... named the Illinois Sportscaster of the Year by the National Sports Media Association in 2016 ... honored as the Harry Caray Sportscaster of the Year by the Pitch and Hit Club of Chicago in 2011... has helped raise financial support for several charitable initiatives through his interest in music ... graduated summa cum laude from Marquette University in 1993. Follow the show on Twitter and Instagram: @BroadcasterHour plus @Roger_Hoover and @CrooksPBP.

    • 56 min

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