More About Bob Carpenter

Bob is a veteran of Major League Baseball Play-By-Play since 1984. He currently handles TV Play-By-Play for the Washington Nationals.

Click here to download Bob's scorecard from Game 7 of the 2019 World Series where the Washington Nationals beat the Houston Astros 6-2.

Bob Carpenter's Baseball Résumé

  • Washington Nationals TV Play-By-Play
    Mid-Atlantic Sports Network, 2006-Present
  • ESPN Play-By-Play, Host & Reporter
    Major League Baseball, 1990-2005
    College World Series Play-By-Play, 1989
    Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Host, 1990 (Joe Morgan & Jim Palmer inducted)
    Major League Expansion Draft Reporter, 1992 (Denver)
    Major League Expansion Draft Reporter, 1997 (Phoenix)
    AAA All-Star Games Play-By-Play:
    Norfolk (1998), New Orleans (1999), Indianapolis (2001), Oklahoma City (2002), Memphis (2003)
    NL Division Series Reporter, 2003 (San Francisco vs. Florida)
  • St. Louis Cardinals Play-By-Play
    Sportstime Cable Network, 1984
    KMOX Radio, 1995-1996; 2000-2001
    KPLR-TV, 1995-2001; 2003-2004
  • Minnesota Twins Play-By-Play
    WCCO-TV and Midwest Sportschannel, 1994
  • New York Mets Play-By-Play
    WWOR-TV, 1992-1993
  • Texas Rangers Play-By-Play
    KTVT-TV and Home Sports Entertainment, 1986-1989

Bob Carpenter's Honors

Nominated for New York Emmy, 1992 (Mets Baseball)
Won St. Louis/Mid-America Emmy, 1996 & 1997 (Cardinals Baseball)
Nominated for St. Louis/Mid-America Emmy, 1998 & 2001 (Cardinals Baseball)
Nominated for Baltimore/Washington Region Emmy, 2008 (Nationals Baseball)
Won Bill Teegins Award, 2008 (Presented by the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame for Excellence in Sports Broadcasting)