Found June 19, 2012 on D Wizzle's World:
TEAMS: Texas Rangers
Texas Rangers broadcaster Dave Barnett lost his mind Monday night during the Rangers vs. Padres game in San Diego. During the eighth inning, Barnett said the "go-ahead run is at fifth" even though there is no such thing as a fifth base in baseball. Barnett proceeded to then talk about a "botched robbery" and "henchmen."Barnett sounded like a man drunk. What happened? Who knows? It could be a medical condition.All I know is that the fans watching the broadcast were probably very confused.
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