Cardinals TV Announcers 2023
Cardinals announcers 2023 are Chip Caray, Jim Edmonds, and Brad Thompson. Caray is leading the TV broadcast, with Edmonds calling the game actions.
After working with the Braves for 20 seasons, the sportscaster Chip will return to his home state to work for the Cardinals.
Former World Series Champion Thompson will be the senior analyst for the game while supporting Chip during the game telecasts. The coverage will begin with the Cardinals Live shows for pre-and postgame from the studio.
Similarly, anchor Tom Ackerman will be the studio host for the play-by-play on the TV team for eight games in the 2023 season. Before this, he worked as KMOX Sports Director for the 1120 AM show.
Below are the St Louis Cardinals announcing team members for 2023.
1. Chip Caray
Chip Caray has been the leading play-by-play announcer for the St.Louis Cardinals since 2023. Caray started his broadcasting career following his first NBA stint in 1989.
The sports broadcaster is also a 1996 member of the first edition team for Major League Baseball on Fox. He spent five years with the Fox Network, working on the Saturday Baseball coverage team, including his three years term as a studio host.
After spending five more seasons as an MLB play-by-play announcer for TBS and Peachtree TV, he joined the Atlanta Braves in 2010. Before coming to the Cardinals, he spent 20 seasons at the Braves, covering their games on Bally Sports South and Southeast.
Chip has an extensive experience in play-by-play updates for Major League baseball. His first coverage for an MLB game was for the Chicago Cubs on WGN with a six years time frame.
Being the grandson of the Hall Of Fame Broadcaster Harry Christopher Caray, Chip is continuing the family legacy as a reputed sportscaster. He is the receiver of the 2004 Illinois Sportscaster Of The Year award.
2. Jim Edmonds
Jim Edmonds is a former World Series Champion from the St. Louis Cardinals roster. Edmonds is currently in his seventh season as a Cardinals announcer.
While working alongside Dan McLaughlin at Bally Sports Midwest for the TV broadcast, Edmonds will continue his work as a studio analyst for the Cardinals Live shows.
Drafted by the Angels in the 1988 MLB Draft, Jim made his Major League debut in 1993 and played professionally for 18 years. He had won 8 Golden Glove awards while being name All-Star four times.
The former Center fielder got entry into the St. Louis Cardinals Hall Of Fame on 9 November 2015. After retiring in 2011, Edmonds started working as a broadcaster for Fox Sports Midwest, covering the Cardinals in 2013.
3. Brad Thompson
Brad Thompson is a former Cardinals pitcher and World Series Champion. Thompson has been an announcer for all Cardinals telecasts since 2015.
Apart from announcing roles, he has also been an analyst for all the games and their pregame and postgame shows on Bally Sports Midwest. Before joining the Cardinals media team, he worked as a host for the afternoon drive-time shows on St. Louis Sports Radio show ESPN 101 for eight years.
Drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals during the 2002 Amateur Drafts, Brad played with the team in Minor Leagues before making his MLB debut on 8 May 2005. Although he had a short professional career of five years, the former pitcher was a part of the World Series Winning team in 2006.
Throughout his career, pitcher Thompson had played 201 games in six Major League seasons. During the 2005 and 2006 playoffs, Brad had been a crucial part of the team, with a high ERA in both seasons. He retired professionally on 2 June 2010.