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Monday, December 03, 2012

Jim Deshaies named to Cubs’ TV booth — report

Former Houston Astros pitcher and broadcaster Jim Deshaies will be the Cubs’ TV analyst, replacing Bob Brenly, according to a report by CBSSports.com.

Deshaies, Dan Plesac, Eric Karros and Todd Hollandsworth were among the leading candidates for the opening.

Dan The Mediocre Posted: December 03, 2012 at 06:27 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Brian C Posted: December 04, 2012 at 01:22 AM (#4316129)
I've never heard Deshaies, but I feel like he has to be the best choice out of the rumored candidates, just by default. So I'm happy enough.
   2. adenzeno Posted: December 04, 2012 at 07:31 AM (#4316180)
I have listened to/watched him do the Astros games for years, and while I am not an Astros fan, I really appreciate his knowledge of the game and objectivity. He is very very good. Cubs fans will be happy. I will miss him here in Texas.

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