Posted by Pat Gallen, Fri, October 23, 2009 02:15 AM Comments: 1
Welcome to the Phillies Nation Podcast!
Joining Pat Gallen today is the TV play-by-play voice of the Philadelphia Phillies, Tom McCarthy. Pat and T-Mac talk about the NLCS, the TBS announcers, and a possible showdown with the Yankees.
McCarthy is in his second stint with the Phillies, having left in 2006 to work with the New York Mets. Tom has done extensive broadcasting for collegiate sports in his career. He currently does basketball and football play-by-play for College Sports Television (CSTV), a CBS-owned property, and is the radio voice of the Saint Joseph’s University men’s basketball team. Previously, he was the play-by-play voice for Rutgers University football (2001-03), as well as Princeton University football (1995-2000) and men’s basketball (1995-2003).
In 2000, Tom earned a Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award for his work on CN8 and is a two-time winner (2002 & 2004) of the Achievement in Radio Award for Best Local Sports Coverage.