Originally Posted by doublem23
I don't have any doubt about that. I sometimes don't watch games because I don't want to listen to Hawk ramble on. And I like the Sox. I can't imagine what it must be like for someone who doesn't care about the team.
Bingo.One of the reasons I go to as many games as I do is because it means I can watch the Sox without having to deal with either of the broadcast booths. And now especially since I have mlb.tv I find myself flipping to other games from the Sox game way more frequently than I would with a Hawkless broadcast.
plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
plus NYC parks and Minnesota
plus PNC Park in Pittsburgh
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