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Joe Buck
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Joe Buck on the field at Busch Stadium
Born
Joseph Francis Buck

April 25, 1969 (1969-04-25) (age 50)
Education Indiana University Bloomington (did not graduate)
Spouse(s) Ann Archambault (1993–2011)
Michelle Beisner (m. 2014)
Children 4
Parent(s) Jack Buck and Carole Lintzenich
Sports commentary career
Genre(s) Play-by-play
Sports National Football League, Major League Baseball, USGA

Joseph Francis Buck (born April 25, 1969) is an American sportscaster and the son of sportscaster Jack Buck. He has won numerous Sports Emmy Awards for his work with Fox Sports, including his roles as lead play-by-play announcer for the network's National Football League and Major League Baseball coverage, and is a three-time recipient of the National Sportscaster of the Year award.

Since 1996, he has served as the play-by-play announcer for the World Series, each year, with the exceptions of 1997 and 1999. Since 2015, he's hosted Undeniable with Joe Buck on Audience Network.

Early life and education

Buck was born in St. Petersburg, Florida (where the St. Louis Cardinals, for whom his father broadcast, then conducted their spring training) and raised in the St. Louis area, where he attended St. Louis Country Day School. He began his broadcasting career in 1989 while he was an undergraduate at Indiana University Bloomington.

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