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List of the best baseball announcers of all time, the top Major League Baseball broadcasters ever, voted on by baseball fans. This list includes notable announcers of games broadcast on ESPN, CBS, NBC, KCAL and MLB radio stations.

Baseball is one of the best spectator sports and sportscasters have had a huge impact on the experience of watching particular teams throughout professional sports history. If anything fires up baseball fans more than the teams they follow, it is the announcers who call - indeed, embody - the games those teams play. This list includes pioneers from the 1920s like Graham McNamee to today's best (Jon Miller, Skip Caray, Tim McCarver). At the top of this list is legendary Dodger's announcer Vin Scully, who may be the most famous and loved MLB announcer ever. Baseball lovers and fans may agree with some of the placement of the Major League Baseball broadcasters on this list and vehemently disagree with others. Of course, that is the fun of a list like this. 

Upvote your the greatest baseball announcers, add broadcasters that may be missing, argue your opinions in the comment section and be sure to share this list with your friends who love the game of baseball.
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1
728 171
Vin Scully is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 90

2
435 222
Bob Uecker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 84

3
451 273
Harry Caray is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 84 (1914-1998)

4
323 137
Mel Allen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 83 (1913-1996)

5
383 168
Jack Buck is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 78 (1924-2002)

6
245 124
Red Barber is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 84 (1908-1992)

7
292 137
Ernie Harwell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 92 (1918-2010)

8
240 153
Joe Garagiola, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

9
223 125
Harry Kalas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 73 (1936-2009)

10
196 148
Al Michaels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Countermoon added age 73

11
252 114
Dick Enberg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 83

12
175 135
Phil Rizzuto is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 90 (1917-2007)

13
205 122
Curt Gowdy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 87 (1919-2006)

14
213 121
Jon Miller is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 66

15
125 72
Dizzy Dean is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 64 (1910-1974)

16
105 68
Jack Brickhouse is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Tom Derr added Dec. at 82 (1916-1998)

17
138 104
Ralph Kiner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 92 (1922-2014)

18
212 205
Bob Costas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 66

19
84 84
Skip Caray is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 69 (1939-2008)

20
112 91
Steve Stone is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
mchi59 added age 70

21
114 83
John Smoltz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 50

22
123 97
Marty Brennaman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

23
81 43
Jim Kaat is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Stephen M Humphrey added age 79

24
90 110
Ron Santo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 70 (1940-2010)

25
66 33
Tony Kubek is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Wyatt Carroll added age 82

26
144 211
Tim McCarver is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 76

27
84 73
Bob Prince is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 69 (1916-1985)

28
92 118
Joe Morgan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 74

29
77 101
Chip Caray is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 53

30
53 34
Pee Wee Reese is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Wyatt Carroll added Dec. at 81 (1918-1999)

31
77 79
Duane Kuiper is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 67

32
100 72
Dave Niehaus is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 75 (1935-2010)

33
45 54
Lou Boudreau is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 84 (1917-2001)

34
65 37
Gary Cohen is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Aidan Canon added age 59

35
75 63
Jerry Coleman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 90 (1924-2014)

36
63 53
Mike Shannon is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Ken Dunkin added age 78

37
79 95
Jim Palmer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 72

38
51 47
Pat Hughes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Tom Derr added age 68

39
50 64
Rick Sutcliffe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

40
78 81
Harold Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

41
74 78
Mike Krukow is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 66

42
56 54
Joe Nuxhall is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Countermoon added Dec. at 79 (1928-2007)

43
32 42
Vince Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 86 (1917-2003)

44
65 72
Dan Shulman is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 51

45
75 121
Brent Musburger is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time

46
48 58
Chuck Thompson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 84 (1921-2005)

47
24 39
Ken Coleman is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Phil Gibbons added Ken Coleman

48
53 48
Russ Hodges is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Dec. at 61 (1910-1971)

49
37 37
Ken Singleton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
Stephen M Humphrey added age 70

50
140 242
Joe Buck is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Baseball Announcers of All Time
age 48