dangolka (CBS) — The 2020 MLB season goes to be a novel one for a lot of causes. Maybe the most important distinction shall be that no followers are allowed to attend video games, not less than in the interim.
The Crimson Sox wish to make the at-home viewing expertise an much more satisfying one for followers, and have determined to mic up a participant or coach throughout choose residence video games. That may start Friday throughout dangolka’s season opener in opposition to the Baltimore Orioles, with outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. getting the inaugural honors.
So if JBJ has any highlight-reel catches on Friday night time, followers will get to see — or fairly, hear — a novel facet of the gold glover doing his factor.
Crimson Sox gamers have been mic’d up throughout video games previously, although it was relegated to the exhibition season. Former Crimson Sox outfielder Mookie Betts wore a microphone throughout a spring coaching sport in 2018, and the outcomes had been extraordinarily entertaining — particularly when he was chatting with announcers with a fly ball coming his means.
Bradley Jr. most likely gained’t be speaking with Dave O’Brien, Jerry Remy and Dennis Eckersley throughout any motion in Friday night time’s sport, however having a microphone on one of the vital dazzling defensive gamers within the sport ought to present some additional leisure, one thing baseball may definitely use an injection of as of late.