CLEVELAND --Tom Hamilton has gone through this Cleveland Indians season almost like a player.
Hes nearly blown a head gasket broadcasting the Indians nine walkoff wins. Hes played hurt.
And hes been involved in a wee bit of controversy.
Through it all Hamilton remains part of the team. Hes the recognizable voice of the Indians, and the friendliest, most upbeat guy imaginable, a guy whose excitement about broadcasting baseball is as genuine as his emotions while he announces..
I feel like I won the lottery every day I come to the ballpark, Hamilton said in a recent interview.
Hamilton is in his 24th season as the Indians radio play-by-play voice. He started with Herb Score, lived through the excitement of the 90s and the down years that followed and is on board for a year of revival, now teamed with co-good guy Jim Rosenhaus.
Hes one of the iconic voices, team president Mark Shapiro said. You cant hear his voice and not think of the Cleveland Indians. If you grew up here in the recen...