The Fair Pole Podcast

Episode 23: Bob Carpenter, Washington Nationals

August 24, 2020 Chris Edwards Season 1 Episode 23
The Fair Pole Podcast
Episode 23: Bob Carpenter, Washington Nationals
Show Notes

Episode 23 of the Fair Pole Podcast includes a visit with long-time Washington Nationals television announcer Bob Carpenter. During the visit, host Chris Edwards chats with Bob about his love for baseball and figuring out when he wanted to be a broadcaster. 

Also included in the chat this week:
- Bob working with Hall of Famer Jack Buck
- Favorite memories from working with the Cardinals, Twins, Mets, Rangers and Nationals
- Having a front-row seat to Mark McGwire's home run chase in 1998
- What it was last with the Nationals winning the World Series last year
- Bob's baseball scorebook has become the industry standard for broadcasters and fans - we find out the story behind the scorebook

... and more!

Also, Vin Scully makes a cameo appearance (from a game six years ago, but it still counts, right).

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