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Friday, April 17, 2009

Someone Please Teach Mike Shannon How to Pronounce "Zambrano"

Posted By on Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 2:37 PM

Does someone have breakfast on his mind?
  • Does someone have breakfast on his mind?
Listening to the Cardinals game on the radio and cringing every five seconds when Cardinals broadcaster Mike Shannon butchers the pronunciation of Cubs pitcher Carlos Zambrano.

According to Shannon, the player's last name sounds something like a breakfast cereal. As in Zam-BRAN-o.

Mike, that a long "A" there. As in zam-BRAUN-o.

This concludes today's Spanish lesson. Thank you.

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