For former catcher Tim McCarver, that was the easy part. Trying to broadcast a World Series is much more difficult.
Veteran Fox analyst Tim McCarver used to be a catcher. But, he suggests, his mike presents more challenges than foul tips. "It's a lot tougher to announce a World Series that it is to play in one," he says. "Playing in it, you can do something about it."It's also tough work when you're not very smart. And, hey, forming complete sentences with verbs and nouns and adjectives is challenging for any grown up.
Not quoted in the story: Joe Buck.
[USA Today via Ben Maller]