Bill Murray Channels Late Cubs Broadcaster Harry Caray in Promo for Toledo Mud Hens’ ‘Ghostbusters Night’ (Videos)
If you enjoyed the post about the Lehigh Valley IronPigs’ bacon hats, you’re going to love this.
On May 30, the Toledo Mud Hens of the International League, Triple-A affiliates of the Detroit Tigers, are having “Ghostbusters Night” in honor of the 30th anniversary of the iconic comedy. And on “Ghostbusters Night,” they will be wearing special edition Ghostbusters jerseys. And to advertise “Ghostbusters Night,” they had none other than Bill Murray film a promo…as legendary Cubs announcer Harry Caray.
So basically, everything about this is awesome.
Here are the ridiculous jerseys:
And here’s the Murray Promo:
Now, you kids out there might not be too familiar with the legend that is Harry Caray. So here’s what you need to know: yes, that’s what he actually sounded like. And yes, he was usually drunk.
Here is Harry Caray’s famous rant about the evils of Cracker Jacks:
And here are two more Caray impressions so you can see how Bill Murray’s stacks up:
I don’t know about you, but I’d say Murray’s impression is about as good as any.
Oh, and by the way, Mud Hens PR department—you misspelled “Caray” in the YouTube Description. Whoops.
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