I found this nice article by Sam Graham-Felsen over at Buzzfeed on Manny Ramirez’s now-ended stint in the CPBL. Check it out.
In the history of home run calls, there have been some classics:
- “The Giants win the pennant!”
- “Touch ’em all, Joe!”
- “We’ll see you tomorrow night!”
- “Go crazy folks, go crazy!”
But none can stand against the great HR call of all time, done recently by a Taiwanese broadcaster covering Manny Ramirez. Ladies and gentleman….
“This ball is long gone, just like a ex-girlfriend who will never return!”
Well, you saw the Continuum Global News earlier today, but here’s a last bit: Manny Ramirez has hit his first HR in Taiwan, and it was also the 7000th total HR in the CPBL’s history. Here’s video:
Here is video proof that Manny Ramirez is now playing in Taiwan: