Position: Host, Brewers Extra Innings
Hometown: Creve Coeur, MO
Joined WTMJ: April 2016
Matt can be heard hosting Brewers Extra Innings following games on 620 WTMJ. He also regularly fills-in as a host and sports anchor on WTMJ and ESPN Milwaukee. Prior to Matt arriving in Milwaukee, he spent ten years as a Minor League play-by-play broadcaster. That included working as a broadcaster for the Brewers’ Triple-A affiliate, which was located in Colorado Springs, CO. Matt resides in the town of Brookfield with his wife Stefanie, their daughter, Sofia and two dogs, Katie and Kelly.
Five Fun Facts:
– Matt was part of the baseball reality show “Playing for Peanuts” when working as the broadcaster for the “South Georgia Peanuts” in Albany, GA.
– He does a lot of play-by-play work including serving as the voice of the UW-Green Bay women’s basketball team and the Bryant and Stratton basketball teams.
– He can be heard on radio stations across the country as he also works as a sports host and update anchor on the SB Nation Radio network.
– His Minor League broadcasting career took him from Evansville, IN to Albany, GA to Burlington, IA and then to Colorado Springs, CO. His teams won a league championship three times and he has the rings to prove it.
– He is a proud graduate of “The Princeton of the Plains”, Kansas State University. EMAW.