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Chewbacca And A Storm Trooper Announced Diamondbacks-Cubs Game (Video)

The MLB season can get tedious at times, so teams sometimes resort to hosting special “theme nights” to spice things up. It’s safe to say that the Arizona Diamondbacks just raised the bar. The Diamondbacks hosted “Star Wars Day” at Chase Field on Sunday for their game against the Chicago Cubs. The D’backs certainly aren’t the first team to host a Star Wars-themed event...
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks announcers dress in Star Wars regalia

When the baseball season hits late July, it takes some creativity to power through the summer doldrums.  For the Arizona Diamondbacks, that meant a Star Wars night where everyone got to bring their best Comic-Con game to the ballpark. Even the announcers. Here’s Steve Berthiaume and Bob Brenly dressed as a storm trooper and Chewy respectively.  Berthiaume even got into the Star...
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July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Dbacks Broadcasters Dress As Star Wars Characters (Video)

Sunday night was Star Wars night for the Arizona Diamondbacks and to pay homage to the film Dbacks broadcasters Steve Berthiaume and Bob Brenly came dressed for the part Your browser does not support iframes. H/T Geeks and Cleats
Via BlackSportsOnline
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Diamondbacks broadcasters don Storm Trooper and Chewbacca outfits for Star Wars day

Your browser does not support iframes.   Everyone knows that Star Wars Day is the greatest ballpark promotion ever. Diamondbacks TV broadcasters Steve Berthiaume and Bob Brenly agree. Brenly and Berthiaume donned some awesome Star Wars outfits on the air for the D-backs’ pregame show. Berthiaume was a Storm Trooper, and Brenly was Chewbacca. Not only did the announcers get in...
Via Phoenix Sports-Kings
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Diamondbacks Announcers Go All In During Star Wars Day

Star Wars is almost as American as baseball. You can see this by taking a gander at all the Star Wars-themed events around MLB this season. But no one took it any further than than Arizona Diamondbacks announcers Bob Brenly and Steve Berthiaume prior to their game against the Chicago Cubs on Sunday.  Your browser does not support iframes. I have to say, the Chewbacca get-up...
Via Sportsnaut
July 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Perfect Game roundtable

It was 10 years ago Sunday -- May 18, 2004 -- that Randy Johnson threw a perfect game for the Diamondbacks against the Braves at Turner Field in Atlanta. It was just the 17th perfect game in major league history at the time (there are now 23), and at 40, the Big Unit became the oldest player ever to have thrown one, a mark that still stands. To honor the anniversary of Johnson's...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Perfect Game roundtable: Matt Kata's bat

Sunday, May 18, is the 10th anniversary of Randy Johnson's perfect game in Atlanta. To mark the anniversary we brought together Diamondbacks analyst Bob Brenly, radio voice Greg Schulte and FOX Sports Arizona reporter Todd Walsh to reminisce about their memories of that remarkable night. In this clip, Brenly, who was managing the D-backs at the time, shares the story of how Matt...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

1 on 1 with Paul Goldschmidt

Bob Brenly sits down for an extended interview with Paul Goldschmidt to talk about how the D-backs star plans to follow up on his dominant 2013 season.
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Cricket Grounds transformation

The Sydney Cricket Grounds are transformed into a baseball park for this week's season-opening series between the Diamondbacks and Dodgers. The opening series will consist of two games, and you can catch both of them live on FOX Sports Arizona on March 22, with Steve Berthiaume, Bob Brenly and Jody Jackson. Our broadcast schedule follows: Saturday, March 22: 1 a.m.: Game 1 (Live...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox Sign Bob Brenly's Son To Minors Deal

(Photo by Stephen Green)According to multiple reports, the Red Sox have signed 27-year old catcher Michael Brenly (the son of former big-league manager Bob Brenly) to a minor league deal. The younger Brenly has spent most of his 6-year professional career in the Cubs organization. He reached the AAA level last year in the D'Back's farm system. He's a .249 career hitter in the minors...
Via FenwayNation
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss

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