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Old 09-26-2012, 11:35 AM
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Originally Posted by MUsoxfan View Post
Hawk has gone from "homer" to "cartoon" and I think that's unfortunate.
Maybe it's just me, but I think he's toned it down some this year.

Originally Posted by soltrain21 View Post
You don't have to watch more than 3 Sox games in order to get Hawk's entire soundboard he calls an announcing career.
That's true of almost all sports announcers. There's only so many ways you can say things, and they like to develop "trademark" calls. Hell, Caray was absolutely overflowing with them.

Originally Posted by SephClone89 View Post
The problem isn't just that he's a homer. The problem is that he's bad at broadcasting.
In your opinion.

"Nellie Fox, that little son of a gun, was always on base and was a great hit-and-run man. He sprayed hits all over."
Yogi Berra in the New York Sunday News (July 12, 1970)
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