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World Series Game One Delayed Due To FOX’s Technical Difficulties: Internet Reacts
Tonight’s first game of the 2015 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the New York Mets had to be delayed in the bottom of the fourth inning after FOX’s broadcast went down due to some technical difficulties.
— Trooper Ben (@TrooperBenKHP) October 28, 2015
With network down, game delayed because of inability to review replays in New York. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) October 28, 2015
That sent everyone at the FOX television trucks scrambling to find the issue and fix it (video via kctv5):
And while the FOX broadcast crew was working hard to get things fixed, the internet was going wild:
— Michael Schlact (@michael_schlact) October 28, 2015
— Justin Fenton (@justin_fenton) October 28, 2015
— Dave (@RunnerDave20194) October 28, 2015
After several minutes of sorting things out, the game eventually resumed with the use of the international feed—which meant no Joe Buck or Harold Reynolds (Yay!!!)…until they eventually took over the broadcast booth for the international feed (Booo!!!).