Originally posted on Awful Announcing  |  Last updated 7/21/13
Reds announcer and Fox play by play man Thom Brennaman got caught with a hot mic Sunday afternoon with Cincy hosting the Pittsburgh Pirates.  After Pirates pitcher Jeff Locke walked Reds SS Zack Cozart, you can hear Brennaman whisper "this guy sucks" into the microphone. One would have to presume Brennaman is not talking about Cozart, but Locke.  Perhaps that's a little harsh considering Locke was 8-2 this year with a 2.15 ERA entering the game and was selected as an All-Star.  Aaaand he picked up the win today in a 3-2 Pirates victory.... so there's that. Regardless, I'm all for taking the chains off broadcasters and hearing their true feelings on players instead of faux niceties all the time.  Just imagine how much more entertainment we would all get in a world where baseball broadcasts could be turned into the EPL FanZone. H/T BearcatsBlog, CardChronicle
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