Originally Posted by Red in Chicago
I see no harm in the clubs announcer getting excited when their club is playing well. Someone broadcasting on national tv / radio is another story.
It's a matter of degree. I watch on EI and get a lot of road announcers. Also see the Reds announcers a lot.
Most of them try to be reasonably objective, and do get excited at key moments.
Pirates announcers are always "playoff" excited. Just too much IMO.