New Voice For Rome Braves
April 3, 2009 at 5:04 AM (PT)
Minor league baseball's ROME BRAVES name JB SMITH as play-by-play voice on CRIPPLE CREEK/TTA BROADCASTING Talk WLAQ-A and Classic Rock WATG (95.7 THE RIDGE)/ROME, GA this season, replacing JOSH CARAY, who has moved to the TV booth for the new AAA GWINNETT BRAVES. SMITH recently retired from the ROSWELL, GA police department and has done announcing stints in ROSWELL, MARIETTA, NEW HAMPSHIRE, and NORTH CAROLINA.
"We are pleased to have someone with JB's knowledge of baseball, not only from an experience standpoint but for his love of the game," said station GM JIM BOJO.