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Tim McCarver Recites Lyrics to "Enter Sandman"

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#1 powrwrap

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Posted 17 July 2013 - 09:57 AM

I really can't stand the Fox Baseball broadcasting team. Tim McCarver has a terrible habit of making inane observations, usually involving words that rhyme. "Wouldn't it have been great if Fidel Castro had tried out for the Astros? Get it.....Castro/Astros?"

Anyway, last night during the AS game he recited the lyrics to "Enter Sandman", Mariano Rivera's walk-on music. Must see TV.

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Posted 17 July 2013 - 11:03 AM

I decline to watch, as this would surely ruin Metallica, baseball and the internet for me.
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Posted 17 July 2013 - 12:30 PM

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 11:58 AM

Yeah, that was just weird.

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Posted 18 July 2013 - 05:21 PM

I loved it!!!

I'd like him to quote some "Rage Against the Machine "Killing in the Name" next.
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Posted 19 July 2013 - 10:01 AM

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Posted 19 July 2013 - 10:13 PM

McCarver was praising the song as if Mariano Rivera wrote it himself.

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