Matt Underwood Biography
Matt Underwood is an American sportscaster currently serving as the television Play-by-play announcer for Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. Underwood is an Ashland, Ohio native who graduated from Baldwin-Wallace College in 1990.
Matt Underwood Age
Matt was born on May 10, 1968, and is currently 51 years old as of 2019.
Matt Underwood Early Life
Matt graduated from Baldwin-Wallace College in 1990.
Prior to joining the Indians broadcast team on a full-time basis in 2000, Underwood spent 10 years at WEWS-TV 5 in Cleveland (ABC). Underwood joined WEWS as an associate sports producer after graduating from Baldwin-Wallace College in 1990. In December 1994, Underwood was named as a sports producer/reporter. During this time, he also worked for WKNR Radio (then at 1220 AM) as an update anchor and weekend show host.
A year later he would become the weekend sports anchor at News Channel 5, and on November 1996 he became the station’s sports director and weeknight 6 and 11 p.m. sports anchor, a job he held until 2000, when he became a full-time member of the Indians’ broadcasting team (having previously done radio and TV pregame shows for the team as a side job prior to 2000).
Underwood was in the radio booth from 2000-2006 and then switched to TV beginning in 2007. He also calls high school football and college basketball games on SportsTime Ohio during the offseason.
Matt Underwood Net Worth
Information on his net worth is still under review but will be updated soon.
He is married to his wife “Shelley” and is based in Avon Lake, Ohio. The duo has two children Max and Devan.
Matt Underwood Cleveland Indians
He currently serves as the television Play-by-play announcer for Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball.
Matt Underwood and Addie Joss
Matt will present his documentary on Cleveland legend and Baseball Hall of Fame member Addie Joss at the Baseball Heritage Museum on Sunday, March 10.
Underwood’s Best Calls
Here is matt’s best calls for cleveland indians.