This Australian home run call is the standard by which all home run calls should be measured
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The Australian Baseball League has been a godsend. Otherwise trapped in a cruel, baseball-less winter, the ABL has been kind enough to broadcast many of their games live on YouTube, with their next game coming up on Jan. 24 at 1:30 am ET. Set your alarms.
And while the collection of amazing beards:
The very best part may be Chris Coleman's calls for the Canberra Cavalry. Bringing along a delightful sense of humor, Coleman may have been at his best for this Luke Hughes home run. Here was his call:
Click here to check it out. Believe me, hearing Coleman's call is completely worth it.
Hughes, who famously homered in his first Major League at-bat with the Twins in 2010, had also homered earlier in the series, making sure to kiss his bicep as he crossed the plate.
Australian Baseball, I love you. May you never end, continuing to play long after your season was supposed to be over.