Butch Stearns Biography – Butch Stearns Wiki
Butch Stearns is an American television and radio personality. He is a former sports anchor and reporter for WFXT and radio host for WEEI-FM, both located in Boston, Massachusetts. His first job in television was as a producer for Bob Gamere on WLVI-TV’s Sunday night Weekend Scoreboard. In 1992, he shifted to Minnesota where he worked for KAAL-TV and as a sports anchor and producer of weekday sportscasts. He also hosted The Point After, a 30-minute Sunday show, and a one-hour Friday night broadcast that covered high school teams. From 1994-1996, he worked for Detroit’s PASS Sports.
He went back to Boston in 1996 as a sports reporter for WABU. At WABU he was the field reporter for Boston Red Sox games, a color commentator for college football games, and the host of the Emmy award-winning 68 Sportsnight. In September 1999, he joined WFXT as a sports reporter and weekend anchor. He was promoted to main sports anchor following Levan Reid’s departure in 2001. In December 2004, he made an appearance on the NFL on Fox as a sideline reporter for the New England Patriots Week 17 matchup at Gillette Stadium against the San Francisco 49ers. On November 1, 2009, he was informed that his contract with Fox 25 would not be renewed. Although he took a substantial pay cut, he went back to Fox 25 in the fall of 2014 as a temporary replacement. He was also the host of New England Sports Network’s New England Golfer in 1997.
His first radio experience came at WDFN in Detroit Michigan From July 1994 – January 1996 he co-hosted The Morning Battery, first with former Major League pitcher Lary Sorensen and later with Detroit Free Press reporter Keith Gave. After working as a part-time employee at WEEI, he joined WNRB radio as the host of Patriots Monday and the radio play-by-play announcer for the New England Revolution. He currently serves as the host of WEEI-FM’s Saturday afternoon show. In 2010, following the expiration of his contract with WFXT, he began hosting the show Sports Buzz which airs on the online media website The Pulse Network.
He is a graduate of Stonehill College with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Sometimes he is affectionately referred to as “The Mayor of Braintree.”
Butch Stearns Age
He was born and brought up in Braintree, Massachusetts, United States.
Butch Stearns Family
He is a native of Braintree, Massachusetts. He is married and has three daughters.
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