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List of Baltimore Orioles broadcasters

TelevisionEdit

Year Network Play-by-play announcers Color commentators Sideline reporters Studio hosts Studio analysts
1954 WMAR-TV/WAAM Ernie Harwell & Bailey Goss
1955 WMAR-TV/WAAM/WBAL-TV Ernie Harwell, Chuck Thompson, & Bailey Goss
1956 WMAR-TV/WAAM/WBAL-TV Ernie Harwell, Chuck Thompson, & Bailey Goss
1957 WMAR-TV/WAAM/WBAL-TV Ernie Harwell & Herb Carneal[1]
1958 WJZ-TV Ernie Harwell & Herb Carneal
1959 WJZ-TV Ernie Harwell & Herb Carneal
1960 WJZ-TV Bob Murphy,[2] Herb Carneal, & Joe Croghan
1961 WJZ-TV Bob Murphy,[2] Herb Carneal[1] & Joe Croghan
1962 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Joe Croghan
1963 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Joe Croghan
1964 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Frank Messer[3]
1965 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Frank Messer
1966 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & Frank Messer
1967 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & Frank Messer[3]
1968 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & Jim Karvellas
1969 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & Jim Karvellas
1970 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & John Gordon
1971 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & John Gordon
1972 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson, Bill O'Donnell, & John Gordon
1973 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Bill O'Donnell
1974 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Bill O'Donnell
1975 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Bill O'Donnell
1976 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Bill O'Donnell
1977 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson & Bill O'Donnell
1978 WJZ-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1979 WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1980 WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1981 WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1982 WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1983 WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1984 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor[4] Jim Palmer or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1985 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer, John Lowenstein, or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1986 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer, John Lowenstein, or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Chuck Thompson Brooks Robinson
1987 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer, John Lowenstein, or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Jim Simpson Brooks Robinson
1988 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer, John Lowenstein, or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Jim Palmer Brooks Robinson
1989 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer, John Lowenstein, or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Jim Palmer Brooks Robinson
1990 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer, John Lowenstein, or Rex Barney Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Jon Miller Brooks Robinson, Scott Garceau, & Jim Palmer
1991 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer or John Lowenstein Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Jon Miller Brooks Robinson & Scott Garceau
1992 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer or John Lowenstein Tom Davis Tom Davis
WMAR-TV Jon Miller Brooks Robinson & Scott Garceau
1993 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer or John Lowenstein Tom Davis Tom Davis
1994 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer or John Lowenstein Tom Davis Tom Davis
1995 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor Jim Palmer or John Lowenstein Tom Davis Tom Davis
1996 Home Team Sports Mel Proctor[4] Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan[5] Tom Davis Tom Davis
1997 Home Team Sports Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan[6] Tom Davis Tom Davis
1998 Home Team Sports Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Rick Cerone [7] Tom Davis Tom Davis
1999 Home Team Sports Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan[6] Tom Davis Tom Davis
2000 Home Team Sports Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan Tom Davis Tom Davis
2001 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic[8] Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan Tom Davis Tom Davis
2002 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan[6] Tom Davis Tom Davis
2003 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez[9]
2004 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Michael Reghi Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez Brent Harris Brent Harris Dave Johnson
2005 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Jim Hunter or Fred Manfra Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez Brent Harris Brent Harris Dave Johnson
2006 Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic Jim Hunter or Fred Manfra Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez Brent Harris Brent Harris Dave Johnson
2007 MASN Gary Thorne Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez Amber Theoharis Jim Hunter or Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2008 MASN Gary Thorne Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez Amber Theoharis Jim Hunter or Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2009 MASN Gary Thorne Jim Palmer or Buck Martinez Amber Theoharis or Mark Viviano Jim Hunter or Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2010 MASN Gary Thorne Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan[6] Amber Theoharis Jim Hunter or Tom Davis or Amber Theoharis Rick Dempsey
2011 MASN Gary Thorne Jim Palmer or Mike Flanagan Jim Hunter or Tom Davis or Amber Theoharis Rick Dempsey
2012 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick Jim Hunter Rick Dempsey or Tom Davis or Amber Theoharis
2013 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick Jim Hunter or Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2014 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick Jim Hunter or Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2015 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick Jim Hunter or Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2016 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick or Brian Roberts (select games) Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2017 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2018 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter Jim Palmer or Mike Bordick or Ben McDonald (fill-in) Tom Davis Rick Dempsey
2019 MASN Gary Thorne or Jim Hunter (fill-in) Jim Palmer or Ben McDonald or Mike Bordick or Brian Roberts (fill-in) Sara Perlman (Until July 21); None (July 22 onwards) Tom Davis or Rob Long (weekends) Rick Dempsey

RadioEdit

Year Network Primary Play-by-play announcer Secondary Play-by-play announcers
1954 WCBM Ernie Harwell Bailey Goss
1955 WCBM Ernie Harwell Chuck Thompson & Bailey Goss
1956 WCBM Ernie Harwell Chuck Thompson & Bailey Goss
1957 WCBM Ernie Harwell Herb Carneal[1]
1958 WBAL Ernie Harwell Herb Carneal
1959 WBAL Ernie Harwell Herb Carneal
1960 WBAL Bob Murphy[2] Herb Carneal & Joe Croghan
1961 WBAL Bob Murphy[2] Herb Carneal[1] & Joe Croghan
1962 WBAL Chuck Thompson Joe Croghan
1963 WBAL Chuck Thompson Joe Croghan
1964 WBAL Chuck Thompson Frank Messer[3]
1965 WBAL Chuck Thompson Frank Messer
1966 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Frank Messer
1967 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Frank Messer[3]
1968 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Jim Karvellas
1969 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Jim Karvellas
1970 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & John Gordon
1971 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & John Gordon
1972 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & John Gordon
1973 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell
1974 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell
1975 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell
1976 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell
1977 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell
1978 WBAL Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell
1979 WFBR Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Tom Marr[10]
1980 WFBR Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Tom Marr
1981 WFBR Chuck Thompson Bill O'Donnell & Tom Marr
1982 WFBR Chuck Thompson Tom Marr
1983 WFBR Jon Miller Tom Marr
1984 WFBR Jon Miller Tom Marr
1985 WFBR Jon Miller Tom Marr
1986 WFBR Jon Miller Tom Marr[10]
1987 WCBM Jon Miller Jack Wiers[11]
1988 WBAL Jon Miller Joe Angel
1989 WBAL Jon Miller Joe Angel
1990 WBAL Jon Miller Joe Angel
1991 WBAL Jon Miller or Chuck Thompson Ken Levine[12]
1992 WBAL Jon Miller or Chuck Thompson Joe Angel
1993 WBAL Jon Miller or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra[13]
1994 WBAL Jon Miller or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
1995 WBAL Jon Miller or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
1996 WBAL Jon Miller or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
1997 WBAL Jim Hunter or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
1998 WBAL Jim Hunter or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
1999 WBAL Jim Hunter or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
2000 WBAL Jim Hunter or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
2001 WBAL Jim Hunter or Chuck Thompson Fred Manfra
2002 WBAL Jim Hunter Fred Manfra
2003 WBAL Jim Hunter Fred Manfra
2004 WBAL Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2005 WBAL Joe Angel Jim Hunter or Fred Manfra
2006 WBAL Joe Angel Jim Hunter or Fred Manfra
2007 WHFS Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2008 WHFS Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2009 WJZ-FM Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2010 WJZ-FM Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2011 WBAL Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2012 WBAL Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2013 WBAL Joe Angel Fred Manfra
2014 WBAL Joe Angel Fred Manfra or Jim Hunter or Dave Johnson
2015 WJZ Joe Angel Fred Manfra or Jim Hunter or Dave Johnson
2016 WJZ Joe Angel Jim Hunter or Fred Manfra or Mike Bordick
2017 WJZ Joe Angel Jim Hunter or Mike Bordick or Ben McDonald
2018 WJZ Joe Angel Jim Hunter or Ben McDonald or Brian Roberts or Dave Johnson
2019 WJZ Jim Hunter or Kevin Brown Ben McDonald or Brian Roberts or Mike Bordick or Dave Johnson

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c d "Zulgad, Judd. "Herb Carneal: Goodbye to an old friend," StarTribune (Minneapolis), Monday, April 2, 2007". Archived from the original on July 28, 2012.
  2. ^ a b c d Sandomir, Richard (August 4, 2004). "Bob Murphy, 79, an Original Voice of the Mets" – via NYTimes.com.
  3. ^ a b c d "Frank Messer (biography) – New York Historical Society".
  4. ^ a b "Proctor named TV play-by-play voice". washington.nationals.mlb.com.
  5. ^ "William J. Clinton: Interview With Mel Proctor, Jim Palmer, and Mike Flanagan of Home Team Sports in Baltimore - April 2, 1996".
  6. ^ a b c d Staff, MASN. "Mike Flanagan Joins MASN's Orioles Broadcast Team". MASNsports.
  7. ^ https://pqasb.pqarchiver.com/washingtonpost/access/28114026.html?dids=28114026:28114026&FMT=ABS&FMTS=ABS:FT&type=current&date=Mar+29%2C+1998&author=Scott+Moore&pub=The+Washington+Post&desc=Providing+a+Birds'-Eye+View%3B+It's+Not+the+Same+Root-Root+Route+for+Home+Team&pqatl=google
  8. ^ REPORTS, STAFF. "HTS now Comcast SportsNet, adding sports news coverage". baltimoresun.com.
  9. ^ Kubatko, Roch. "B. Martinez to fill Flanagan void as analyst on televised O's games". baltimoresun.com.
  10. ^ a b "Tommarr.com". www.tommarr.com. Archived from the original on June 30, 2012.
  11. ^ "Honolulu Star-Bulletin Sports Hawaii Beat". archives.starbulletin.com.
  12. ^ "Entertainment & the Arts | Patter In The Outfield -- Diamond Prose -- Baseball Authors Step Up To The Plate | Seattle Times Newspaper". community.seattletimes.nwsource.com.
  13. ^ "Wykoff, Scott. "'The Voice Of The Orioles' Is Ready And Raring To Go," WBAL Radio, Monday, February 21, 2011". Archived from the original on September 28, 2011.