Sports Media with Richard Deitsch

Fox Sports MLB broadcaster Joe Davis, the new voice of the World Series

Fox Sports MLB broadcaster Joe Davis, the new voice of the World Series

Sports Media with Richard Deitsch - April 8, 2022 - 30:44

Episode 194 of the Sports Media Podcast features Fox Sports broadcaster Joe Davis, who replaces Joe Buck as the lead television voice of the World Series. Davis is also the television voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers.In this podcast, Davis discusses how he found out he was getting the job; what his reaction was to that promotion; his awareness of Joe Buck wanted to step back from calling baseball; how he is approaching the assignment; how many national games he expects to do; the challenge of calling the Dodgers if they make the World Series; his conversation with Buck after getting the job; what sport he enjoys calling the most; his brother winning a Best Documentary Short at the 2019 Oscars; why he left ESPN in 2014; the impact of Vin Scully for any Dodgers broadcaster; how often he stays in touch with Scully; You can subscribe to this podcast on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Stitcher, and more.

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The Sports Media Podcast with Richard Deitsch is a weekly show that features interviews with members of the sports media about their work, as well as roundtables with sports media reporters about television, digital, audio/radio, print, and other forms of media. You can read Richard’s work at The Athletic and hear his words at Sportsnet 590 The Fan in Toronto.

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