Past due sportscaster who served as the play-by-play announcer for Atlanta Braves football video games from 1976 to 2008. He received the Georgia Sportscaster of the entire year award a complete of eight instances. He was created in Rochester, NY and first became a member of TBS Sports activities in 1975. The broadcast booth at Turner Field in Atlanta is known as in his honor. He was survived by his wife, Elaine. He was the longtime broadcasting partner of MLB player-turned-broadcaster Don Sutton.