Cubs, WGN Name Keith Moreland as Ron Santo’s Radio Successor

The Chicago Cubs today announced Ron Santo’s successor.

Former Cub 3B and veteran broadcaster Keith Moreland has been named color analyst for the Chicago Cubs radio broadcasts. Moreland will join play-by-play broadcaster Pat Hughes in the booth starting with the first spring training game February 27 in Mesa, Arizona .

Moreland, 56, spent six of his 12 major league seasons with the Cubs from 1982-87, helping the Cubs to the 1984 National League East crown. He played third base, first base, outfield and catcher during his time in Chicago . Moreland brings 16 years of experience as the radio color analyst of the University of Texas baseball program to the Cubs radio booth, as well as previously serving as a fill-in analyst for Cubs radio and television broadcasts.

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