The Mets and WCBS have employed Jake Eisenberg to be its third radio play-by-player on video games this season, The Publish has realized.
Eisenberg will fill in for Howie Rose, who plans to overlook round 20 or 30 video games this yr. Rose, 68, had surgical procedure on the finish of final season to take care of a medical situation.
Eisenberg graduated from the College of Maryland in 2017. He’s at the moment the lead play-by-player for the Triple-A Omaha Storm Chasers. In the summertime of 2017, he known as some Brooklyn Cyclone video games.
The principle Mets sales space most days will proceed to be Rose teamed with Wayne Randazzo. The plan is for Rose to overlook West Coast journeys, the place Eisenberg would pinch-hit on the 880 WCBS broadcasts, that are additionally streamed through Audacy.
The Mets may have a brand new sound, as longtime WFAN Mets reporter and pre/postgame host Eddie Coleman retired final week. Brad Heller, who has been part-time for a few years, will serve in Coleman’s place.
On the Yankees’ radio aspect of issues, John Sterling, 83, and Suzyn Waldman, 75, are scheduled to name all of the video games, in line with sources.