Joe Buck

Born Apr 25, 1969

Joseph Francis "Joe" Buck is an American sportscaster and the son of legendary sportscaster Jack Buck. He has won numerous Sports Emmy Awards for his play-by-play work with Fox Sports.

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1969 Birth Born on April 25, 1969.


1989 20 Years Old He began his broadcasting career in 1989 while he was an undergraduate at Indiana University Bloomington.
1991 22 Years Old 1 More Event
Buck called play-by-play for the then-Louisville Redbirds, a minor league affiliate of the Cardinals, and was a reporter for ESPN's coverage of the Triple-A All-Star Game. In 1991, he did reporting for St Louis' CBS affiliate KMOV.
1992 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In the 1992 - 93 season, he was the play-by-play voice for University of Missouri basketball broadcasts. … Read More
1993 24 Years Old From 1993 to 2011, Buck was married to Ann Archambault, with whom he had two children.


2001 32 Years Old …  During the 2001 season, Buck occasionally filled in for Curt Menefee as the network's number-six play-by-play man.
2002 33 Years Old 1 More Event
During Fox's broadcast of the 2002 World Series, Buck paid implicit tribute to his father, who had died a few months earlier (he had read the eulogy at his father's funeral) by calling the final out of Game 6 (which tied the series at 3 - 3, and thus ensured there would be a Game 7 broadcast the next night) with the phrase, "We'll see you tomorrow night." … Read More
2006 37 Years Old On August 14, 2006, Buck was named the host of Fox's pregame NFL show, Fox NFL Sunday and postgame doubleheader show. … Read More
2007 38 Years Old Fox announced in March 2007 that Buck would no longer host Fox NFL Sunday in 2007, concentrating on play-by-play for the week's marquee game. … Read More


2009 40 Years Old 1 More Event
On February 5, 2009, Buck signed with HBO to host a sports-based talk show for the network called Joe Buck Live, with a format similar to that of Costas Now, the monthly HBO program previously hosted by Bob Costas.
2010 41 Years Old In March 2010, Buck told a St. Louis radio station that HBO might be planning to cancel Joe Buck Live, adding that he "won't really miss" the program and that it involved "a lot more effort and hassle than I ever expected". … Read More
He married NFL Network reporter and former Bronco cheerleader Michelle Beisner on April 12, 2014.
In June 2015, Buck announced he had quit his Twitter account. … Read More
2016 47 Years Old Through 2016, Buck has called 18 World Series and 17 All-Star Games, the most of any play-by-play announcer on network television. (However, his former partner McCarver called more of each event as an analyst, 24 and 22 respectively.)
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