List of Chicago Cubs broadcasters

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The following is a list of Chicago Cubs broadcasters:

Names in bold are recipients of the Ford C. Frick Award, presented annually by the National Baseball Hall of Fame to a broadcaster for major contributions to baseball.[1]

1920s-1940s[edit]

1950s-1970s[edit]

1980s-1990s[edit]

  • Harry Caray (1982–97) "It might be... it could be... it is!" "Holy cow!" "Cubs win!"[1]
    • In 1987, Caray suffered a stroke during the offseason leading to his absence from the broadcast booth for most of the first two months of the season. To fill the void, a series of celebrity guest announcers appeared on the WGN telecasts in his place.[3]
  • Steve Stone (1983-2000, 2003-2004)
  • Dewayne Staats (1985-1989)
  • Dave Nelson (1988-1989)
  • Ron Santo (1990-2010) "Boy, oh boy..."
  • Bob Brenly (1990-91 radio; 2005-2012 TV)
  • Thom Brennaman (1990–95)
  • Pat Hughes (1996–present) "This ball's got a chaaaance...GONE!" "Get out the tape measure, LONG gone!"
  • Dan Roan (1980s–present; substitute broadcaster and host of certain specials; WGN only)
  • Josh Lewin (1997)

2000s[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j "Cubs All-Time Broadcasters". chicago.cubs.mlb.com.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-03. Retrieved 2013-04-30.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-10. Retrieved 2010-06-14.CS1 maint: Archived copy as title (link)
  4. ^ a b Owen, Jordan (January 10, 2018). "Time for a double switch? Grote, Zaidman switching beats at The Score". Chicago Sun-Times.