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Calm down Matt Sheppard

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Calm down Matt Sheppard

Post by briangoleb » Wed May 08, 2019 8:14 pm

Listening to shepp is hilarious... Way over the top..just call the game....bad team bad announcer...

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Re: Calm down Matt Sheppard

Post by stopnswop2 » Wed May 08, 2019 8:30 pm

As I've stated many times, people are highly entertained by drama.
This is a ratings boosting gimmick

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Re: Calm down Matt Sheppard

Post by Trophyhead » Thu May 09, 2019 9:47 am

Shepard, by shrieking about the successes is only walking through a door jamb that had the barrier blown off its hinges by Dan Dickerson.

DD's first preseason Tigers broadcast, a journeyman named Mike Kinkade hits a homer against Detroit and you'd have thought a Triple Crown had been secured by the play. It's still that way.

Media is a "gushy" kind of business these days, and we'll have to accept it, or take it in with the mute on. Loving the work of Bruce Martyn will not bring him back.

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Post by fuzzpower » Thu May 09, 2019 5:33 pm

Dickerson went nuts today over the Tigers turning a double play, despite being down at least 8-0 late in the game. A tie or close game, I can see some excitement, but not when you are getting blown out.

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Post by borderboy653659200 » Thu May 09, 2019 6:51 pm

DICKERSON AND Price are shills who offer little insight .(Well,SOMETIMES Dickerson,an announcer with no discernible major sports background,is more illuminating than ex-big-leaguer [though a cruddy one ] Price, when Double D isn't jabbering about unassisted double-and triple plays involving multiple fielders and giggling at Jimbo's unfunny "jokes," horrid "singing," and cringe-worthy cheerleading .)

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Re: Calm down Matt Sheppard

Post by matt1 » Tue May 14, 2019 12:17 am

Matt was saying were are going to the bottom of the 8th inning oh i'm sorry there are 2 outs during the Tigers Astros game!!

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Post by borderboy653659200 » Tue May 14, 2019 10:09 am

Shepard isn't really a baseball announcer;he's good doing the Michigan basketball games with ex-Wolverine and ex-Piston Terry Mills .

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Post by DAC » Tue May 14, 2019 10:20 pm

What's interesting is that DD has been good on the TV broadcasts when he and Mario would "swap." Maybe these guys are just misplaced.

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Re: Calm down Matt Sheppard

Post by MWmetalhead » Wed May 15, 2019 9:32 pm

I'm still cracking up over how the morons at the News and Freep thought the new Tigers play-by-play man was going to someone with a nationally renowned resume. :rollin

Absolutely NO ONE with highly regarded MLB play-by-play credentials wanted to touch the gig with a 100-ft long pole!

I am unsure how anyone can stand watching or listening to Tigers games; the team is an absolute dumpster fire.

Caroline Beasley is ruining WRIF. What a bitch!!!

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