Jim Hendrick

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Jim Hendrick (born July 26, 1934, in Detroit, Michigan) is an American sports announcer. Hendrick has worked in sports broadcasting for over 50 years. He gained fame for his work as a spokesman for Anheuser-Busch and his association with the American Power Boat Association.[1]

For several years in the 1960s, Hendrick was the play by play announcer for the Detroit Pistons on WKBD, channel 50, Detroit.

Hendrick is a member of the Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association, which was founded in 1948 by Detroit Tigers announcer Ty Tyson.[citation needed]


  1. ^ White Gary (12 August 2005). Local Broadcaster Goes Back In Time for Film, The Ledger, Retrieved November 1, 2010