Greg Amsinger

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Greg Amsinger (b. May 24, 1979, St. Louis, MO) is an American sportscaster and currently a studio host for MLB Network.

Career[edit]

Prior to arriving at MLB Network in 2009, Amsinger had worked at CBS College Sports/CSTV and at WTHI-TV in Terre Haute, IN. A 2001 graduate of Lindenwood University (St. Charles, MO), Amsinger worked numerous part-time radio jobs while in school including a two-year stint as producer of the St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Radio Network at KMOX.[1] Other side jobs included play-by-play broadcaster at KSLQ radio and inaugural voice of the now defunct River City Renegades indoor professional football organization.[2]

CBS College Sports/CSTV[edit]

Before signing with MLB, Amsinger was the first and primary studio host for CBS College Sports Network (formerly CSTV). He hosted numerous shows like Crystal Ball, Inside College Football, The #1 College Sports Show, Generation Next and NCAA March Madness Highlights (the official highlight show of the NCAA men's basketball tournament).[1] He has done play-by-play for women's college basketball and paintball.

In 2006, he hosted the "SEC Preview Show" with Gary Danielson and Brian Jones.[3] In 2007, Amsinger co-hosted the "World Series of Video Games" with former MTV host Susie Castillo.[4] In 2008, Amsinger also hosted the Tour de France for CBS.[1]

MLB Network[edit]

Amsinger is currently a studio host at MLB Network, regularly appearing on MLB Tonight, Quick Pitch, and special event coverage including MLB's All-Star Game, Postseason and World Series. Amsinger also hosts MLB Productions' weekly show for the 2012 MLB regular season, Player Poll.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "On-Air Personalities: Greg Amsinger". MLB Network. Retrieved 2009-08-09. 
  2. ^ "Greg Amsinger". WTHI.com archived through ZoomInfo. Retrieved 2009-08-09. 
  3. ^ "CBS Sports, CSTV huddle up with '06 SEC preview show". CBS Sports. Retrieved 2009-08-09. 
  4. ^ "CBS Signs World Series of Video Games for Second Year". GameDaily. 2007-05-30. Retrieved 2009-08-09.