Cameron Maybin out in YES broadcast shakeup

Cameron Maybin out in YES broadcast shakeup

Cameron Maybin is not going to return to name Yankees video games on YES, The Put up has realized. 

It’s all a part of the newest shake-up to the community’s broadcast plans. And there’s nonetheless extra to type out. 

• YES’ hope is for Carlos Beltran to shift to a studio position after a rookie 12 months during which he largely known as video games.

• Paul O’Neill and the community are discussing a approach to convey him again into the sales space, in response to sources.

O’Neill has been working from house for video games due to the vaccination coverage imposed by YES. Either side try to determine the way to have him proceed however be subsequent to Michael Kay and firm within the stadiums. 

• In the meantime, YES maintains curiosity in Derek Jeter becoming a member of its crew, as The Put up beforehand reported.

YES declined remark. 

As for the 35-year-old Maybin, he’s not returning to video games for YES, however will proceed with MLB Community and the Cubs’ Marquee Community. 

Maybin didn’t need to depart YES after his rookie 12 months on video games. 

“I undoubtedly wished to return again,” Maybin informed The Put up. 

He nonetheless wish to pursue calling video games sooner or later. 

Beltran, like Maybin, may be very effectively preferred round baseball, and was only a rookie final 12 months. YES felt he was higher in studio than on video games, which is why the hope is he’ll be part of Bob Lorenz, Jack Curry and John Flaherty as a part of YES’ group from its Stamford, Conn. studios. Beltran may sprinkle in some video games later within the 12 months. 

Cameron Maybin out in YES broadcast shakeup
Cameron Maybin gained’t be again with YES following his rookie season.
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With Maybin out, Flaherty and Jeff Nelson are anticipated to have a little bit bit larger roles on video games, whereas Meredith Marakovits is slated to be the sideline reporter. The TV voice of the Yankees, Michael Kay, fellow play-by-player Ryan Ruocco and David Cone, whom YES shares with ESPN, will likely be returning. 

The Put up beforehand reported YES’ curiosity in Jeter. It has not come to fruition but, however Jeter has proven a little bit extra curiosity about being extra related to the Yankees once more. 

He not too long ago attended Aaron Decide’s captaincy/new contract press convention. If Jeter does signal on with YES, the expectation is he would solely name a handful of video games.