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The Voice Behind The Voice

They are the voices that bring you every heart-stopping moment from your favorite team or sporting event. They exude the emotion you feel as you hang on their every word. They come into your home, car or anywhere around the world. But what do you really know about these voices? You're about to find out with one of the more unique, entertaining and provocative podcasts. Sean Aronson, a minor league baseball play-by-play broadcaster since 2001, pulls back the curtain on these amazing voices to find out who is "The Voice Behind The Voice."
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Now displaying: May, 2019

They are the voices that bring you every heart-stopping moment from your favorite team or sporting event. They exude the emotion you feel as you hang on their every word.  They come into your home, car or anywhere around the world.  But what do you really know about these voices?  You're about to find out with one of the more unique, entertaining  and provocative podcasts.  Sean Aronson, a minor league baseball play-by-play broadcaster since 2001, pulls back the curtain on these amazing voices to find out who is "The Voice Behind The Voice."

May 28, 2019

Episode 161 with Toronto Blue Jays radio broadcaster Ben Wagner.  He discusses:

-Growing up on the family farm in New Paris, IN and baling hay

-First opportunity on radio when he was 16

-His time at Indiana State

-Going to the Baseball Winter Meetings in 2003 in New Orleans and landing an internship with Lakewood

-Getting the Triple-A Buffalo job in 2007

-Being a finalist for the Dodgers fill-in job in 2009

-The significance of the Bisons affiliate changing from the Indians to the Mets to the Blue Jays

-Calling Mariners James Paxton's no-hitter

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

May 21, 2019

Episode 160 with Texas Tech Red Raiders Men's Basketball broadcaster Geoff Haxton. He discusses:

-Playing baseball at Southern Nazarene

-Transferring to Oklahoma State

-Being at the OSU homecoming parade when a woman drove her car through the crowd

-Tweeting updates from the scene and becoming the first eye witness source for many news outlets

-Being a finalist for both the Toledo and Texas Tech jobs at the same time

-Having his luggage lost when he went to interview for Tech and going to Wal Mart to buy a shirt and slacks

-Going to the Elite Eight and College World Series in 2018

-Being at the Final Four in Minneapolis

-His home run call "Adios Muchachos"

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

May 14, 2019

It's episode 159 with Philadelphia 76ers radio broadcaster Tom McGinnis.  He discusses:

-Growing up wearing a Milwaukee brace because of having scoliosis

-Beginning his college career at Illinois Benedictine playing basketball, but then transferring to Northern Illinois to begin his broadcasting career

-Moving to Charleston, SC and covering the Citadel, minor league baseball and The Masters

-Working in the CBA

-Broadcasting hockey in Charleston, SC and Cleveland

-Going to games at Chicago Stadium with his Dad when he was younger & then bringing his Dad to the first game he broadcast at Chicago Stadium

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

May 7, 2019

Episode 158 with Cleveland Indians radio broadcaster Tom Hamilton.  He discusses:

-Growing up on a dairy farm outside of Waterloo, WI

-Tending bar to make ends meet when he first started in the business

-Seeing the Indians opening in the Cleveland Plain Dealer

-Working with Herb Score

-First Indians game called due to a blizzard

-Son Nick being drafted by the Indians

-Watching his son play in an Indians Major League Spring Training Game

Subscribe to the podcast on iTunes or wherever you get your podcast.  Also, be sure to rate the podcast.  Follow the podcast on Twitter at @TheVoiceBTV, and retweet it, and like us on Facebook at TheVoiceBTV, and share with your friends. 

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