12:06 PM EST, Tue January 17, 2017

Kalas leaving Rays TV crew, joins Astros as play-by-play voice

Todd Kalas, the popular do-everything member of the Rays on-air TV crew, is leaving the team to fulfill his dream of serving as the play-by-play announcer for a major league team. Kalas will join the Houston Astros broadcast for the 2017 season, reuniting with Astros analyst and former Devil Ray Geoff Blum and calling games for the team that gave his father, hall of fame baseball broadcaster Harry Kalas, his first big league job. “It’s an incredible opportunity,” Kalas told the Tampa Bay Times. Kalas replaces Bill Brown, who called Astros games for 30 years until his retirement at the...

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