Here are some suggestions:
- Tex wrecks it!
- Teix-share and share alike!
- Look-a there-a - it's Mark Teixeira!
- That was no M.T. hit - he got all of it!
- The Tex-Bino!
Of course, I'm not the first Yankee blogger to try to come up with Sterling's Teixeira call. The Yankee fan blog Scott Proctor's Arm wrote these suggestions for the broadcaster:
On the MarkAnd as Wikipedia notes in its entry for Sterling:
Tex Marks the spot
Mark it down
One of his signature radio remarks is his home run call "It is high, it is far, it is gone!" Sterling usually follows with one of his patented player nicknames, which have become well-known to the extent that new ones can be highly anticipated:
^ Swan, Lisa; John Lewin (July 29, 2008). Let's come up with a home run call for Xavier Nady", New York Daily News. Retrieved on 4 August 2008.Whoo-hoo! We made it into Wikipedia! True, they misspelled Squawker Jon's name, but still!
Also, back in 2007, we made it into Deadspin when I tried to come up with Sterling's home run call for Shelley Duncan. Speaking of which, Duncan was designated for assignment yesterday. No word on whether Sterling will come up with a DFA call for him.
What do you think? Do you have any home run calls of your own? Leave us a comment!