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Voice of UConn spends offseason calling balls and strikes

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MARLBOROUGH, Conn. (AP) Bob Joyce has called six national championship games as the radio play-by-play voice of the UConn women's basketball team, but spends the offseason as a baseball umpire.

The 51-year-old sportscaster for WTIC-AM says baseball has been a life-long passion and he spends much of his free time officiating everything from Little League to high school varsity games in Connecticut.

Broadcasting and officiating, he says, are very different but have one notable similarity.

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