Baseball Broadcaster Makes Call on Home Run – and the Catch (Video)

Phillies announcer Tom McCarthy shows off some nifty on-camera glove work — and never stops talking

Phillies baseball broadcaster Tom McCarthy displayed some nifty glove work during Friday’s game with the Atlanta Braves. He and colleagues Jamie Moyer and Matt Stairs had just begun calling the first-inning action from center field seats at Philadelphia’s Citizens Bank Park when the Atlanta Braves’ Freddie Freeman launched what turned into a three-run homer right at the group.

Watch as McCarthy makes the call — and the catch — and then gives Phillies fans something to cheer about: