Cincinnati Reds right-hander Trevor Bauer determined to have just a little enjoyable at ESPN’s expense after the community by accident revealed his cellphone quantity on nationwide tv.
Bauer was interviewed by way of FaceTime throughout an ESPN2 broadcast of a Korean Baseball Group recreation pitting the LG Twins towards the NC Dinos early Sunday morning. In the course of the dialog, Bauer’s private cellphone quantity mistakenly was proven above his image for a number of seconds.
Bauer, 29, took to social media to offer his personal spin on the scenario.
Sharing a screenshot together with his quantity showing on the display screen, Bauer supplied followers a pair of signed cleats and an autographed baseball with the foundations for the competition listed in his voicemail.
So <a href=”https://twitter.com/espn?ref_src=twsrcpercent5Etfw”>@espn</a> has simply leaked my quantity to actually the complete world lol in honor of this…we could name it…large screw up…I’m doing a giveaway! I’ll be gifting away a pair of signed cleats and an autographed baseball over the subsequent 48 hours. Guidelines are in my voicemail! Good luck! <a href=”https://t.co/luEqvwGtxW”>pic.twitter.com/luEqvwGtxW</a>
The cellphone quantity that beforehand was displayed in the course of the broadcast is now not obtainable.
“It was an unlucky mistake and we sincerely apologize to Trevor,” ESPN mentioned in an announcement.