Tom McCarthy was named play-by-play announcer for THE NFL ON CBS in June 2014. He also calls play-by-play for CBS Sports Network’s college basketball and football coverage and has done so since 2006. McCarthy also serves as the television play-by-play voice of the Philadelphia Phillies.
In addition to calling play-by-play for THE NFL ON CBS, McCarthy has called the NFL on Westwood One Sports radio for the last 13 years and the NCAA Division I Men’s Basketball Championship for Westwood One.
McCarthy earned a Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award in 2000 and also is a two-time winner of the Achievement in Radio Award for Best Local Sports Coverage (2002 and 2004). In 2007, he received the Radio/TV Excellence Award from the New Jersey Sportswriters Association.
McCarthy was inducted into the Trenton Baseball Hall of Fame in 2011 and had the radio booth at Arm and Hammer Park in Trenton, N.J., named in his honor. He was named the Pennsylvania Sportscaster of the Year in 2014 and was nominated again in 2015. McCarthy serves on several Boards including as a member of the Board of Directors for the Miracle League, which provides opportunities for children with disabilities to play Miracle League baseball, regardless of their abilities.
McCarthy and his wife Meg live in New Jersey with their four children.
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