Johnny Bench provided some wild, mid-interview play-by-play during a Reds rally
The Mets had a special guest on their broadcast in the bottom of the third inning on Tuesday night against the Reds. Since they were in Cincinnati, they had the privilege of Hall of Famer Johnny Bench joining SNY for a mid-game interview with Steve Gelbs.
Naturally, Bench provided some interesting nuggets about the Big Red Machine teams of yore, and he even got some digs in at Keith Hernandez (his amazing Twitter account was sadly not mentioned). The true jewel of the interview, though, proved to be Bench's exhilarated commentary, first on
... and then on
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Bench was unsure if
"Wait a minute, get me a glove! That would have been an out at home!" Bench cracked.
He would know.