Michael Kay paid tribute to John Sterling's home run call on Sterling's 80th birthday
Yankees radio man and pun grandmaster John Sterling turned 80 on Wednesday, celebrating his special day -- where else? -- at the ballpark for New York's game against the Braves. The team got together to throw him a little party prior to first pitch, complete with some very delicious-looking face cake:
Happy Birthday John Sterling! pic.twitter.com/8VpysoJB30- Michael Kay (@RealMichaelKay) July 4, 2018
But New York's TV broadcaster, Michael Kay, didn't stop there. He knows that imitation really is the sincerest form of flattery -- so, when Giancarlo Stanton hit a three-run homer in the third inning, he did his very best Sterling impression:
He even got the Italian right and everything.