Suggested Post 8 Announcers Script

Welcome to Hyde Stadium for (today’s/tonight’s) (game/double header) of the

visiting                             and your Post 8                              Team.


Here is the starting lineup for the visiting ­                              , starting with the reserve players is;

(Read list, reserves 1st, followed by starters, then coaches and bat boys.)

 

Now the starting lineup for your Post 8                                  , starting with the reserve players is;

(Read list, reserves 1st, followed by starters, then coaches and bat boys.)

(If you get Umpire Names ;)

Making the calls in the field we have                                       

And calling the zone behind the Plate is                                 

        (If a single game, play the national anthem here for a double header check

        with the coach, he might want it to be played at the start of the 2nd game.)

 

        Now rise and remove your caps, hats and covers for the National

        Anthem;

 

        (Play or have Anthem played)

        (After Anthem)

Let's Play Ball!

(Please no play by play, only announce the hitter as they come up to bat)

Now Batting number _____, Playing ________________ , _______________

                                       #                          Position                      Name


(If you feel you must you can announce the on-deck hitter too.)
(You will need to announce the 50/50 Winner after the 6th Inning of the 1st Game.)

(For the 2nd game of the double header – After Field work is done - Turn page over)

 

 
Welcome back for the 2nd game of (tonight’s/todays) double header

Here is the starting lineup for the visiting ­                              starting with the reserve Players is;

(Read list, reserves 1st, followed by starters, then coaches and bat boys.)

 

Now the starting lineup for your Post 8                                   starting with the reserve players is;

(Read list, reserves 1st, followed by starters, then coaches and bat boys.)

        (If the National Anthem was not played for the 1st game then)

        Now rise and remove your caps, hats and covers for the National   

        Anthem;

        (Play or have Anthem played)

        (After Anthem)

Play Ball

(Please no play by play, only announce the hitter as they come up to bat)

Now Batting number _____, Playing ________________ , _______________

                                        #                        Position                      Name

 (If you feel must, you can announce the on-deck hitter too.)

 

(For each foul ball during that leaves the field of play, announce that foul balls returned to the concession stand are worth a Quarter. If there is a foul ball sponsor, announce them and their tag line if it is available.)