This episode is sponsored in part by Cancer Support Community Los Angeles and their fundraising comedy game show, “Funny On Purpose” -- hosted by J. Keith! Featuring scheduled guests (and former GFY guests) Ophira Eisenberg, Laraine Newman, Mindy Sterling and more! Go to http://bit.ly/FunnyonPurpose to watch the show on April 1!You’ve been served some out-of-the park trivia on the newest episode of Go Fact Yourself! Jason Benetti is the play-by-play announcer for the Chicago White Sox, and Jason had a firsthand look at the strangest baseball season in history. Even though there weren’t any crowds, each game did showcase some not-safe-for-work dialogue from the players. Jason will tell us some of the ways he managed to cover that up for viewers and what it was like calling a no-hitter in an empty stadium. Jason’s competitor is Liz Feldman, an Emmy award-winning writer who’s worked in comedy for years. Now, she’s reached new career highs with the Netflix series “Dead to Me.” She’ll tell us all about why she’s decided to wap the show up in its third season and how she came up with the concept after a pitch meeting that was severely lacking in La Croix flavors.Our guests will answer questions about restaurants, shyness and comedy that involves puppies and courtrooms.What’s the difference: I Have ReservationsWhat’s the difference between a reservation and an appointment?What’s the difference between someone who is reserved and someone who is shy?Areas of Expertise:Jason Benetti: The book Infinite Jest, the TV show “Survivor” and the film Best in Show.Liz Feldman: The current LA Dodgers, NBC Sitcoms of the 1980s and famous lesbians.Appearing in this episode:J. Keith van StraatenHelen HongLiz FeldmanJason Benetti.With guest experts:Michael Hitchcock, actor, writer and producer who’s appeared in all of Christopher Guest’s improvised films.Marsha Warfield, comedian and actor whose career spans four decades. Go Fact Yourself was devised and produced by Jim Newman and J. Keith van Straaten, in collaboration with Maximum Fun. Theme Song by Jonathan Green.Maximum Fun's Senior Producer is Laura Swisher.Associate Producer and Editor is Julian Burrell.Mask wearing by YOU.
FutureSox Conversation ft. White Sox play-by-play man Jason Benetti
Ahead of the 2021 season, Clinton Cole was joined by White Sox television broadcaster Jason Benetti. The two talked about the most intriguing storylines in a year with World Series aspirations, as well as a number of high profile prospects they expect to take the next step.
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The Yankees are on Sunday Night Baseball this weekend, as they seemingly are every weekend, but this Sunday brings a welcomed addition with the Statcast broadcast airing on ESPN2. Jason Benetti, the play-by-play announcer for that award-winning broadcast, stops by to discuss what goes into that broadcast, and how they balance advanced data while still maintaining a classic baseball feel. Plus, Shaun and Ryan react to Aaron Judge hitting the IL, and Clint Frazier's memorable return to the bigs. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
The second hour has two great guests. First Illinois offensive line coach Bob McClain talks with Jeremy about developing his players and how he has been working with them over Zoom. Then Jason Benetti, voice of the Chicago White Sox, joins the show to talk about how he is taking on all his different roles.
Play-by-play announcer Jason Benetti joins Russell and Darius to talk about the role of the broadcaster, calling KBO games from his living room, the prospects of the White Sox and a 2020 MLB season, and how a tuba got him into broadcasting.
A Sit Down With Chicago White Sox Announcer Jason Benetti
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Chicago White Sox and ESPN announcer Jason Benetti (@Jasonbenetti) joined Nick Pollack at PitchCon to discuss his story.Subscribe: iTunes | Android | Stitcher | Spotify | Google Play | RSS Watch Live on Twitch - 6pm EST every Thursday: Twitch.tv/pitcherlistJoin Pitcher List Plus and get the Podcast Notes, an Ad-Free Website, and access to our Discord community!
During our "Be Chicago" telethon to raise money for United Way's COVID-19 relief fund for Chicago, White Sox play-by-play announcer Jason Bennetti spoke with the one and only Bill Walton. The eccentric NBA Hall of Famer provides wisdom, advice and humor in a wide-ranging conversation about Michael Jordan, John Wooden, the Grateful Dead, COVID-19 and calling a White Sox game together last summer.(5:45) - How Bill Walton is staying positive during this time(15:30) - Jason and Bill talk about the White Sox/Angels game they called together in 2019(23:55) - How Bill got through the toughest times in his life(32:00) - How the world can be better in the future