Terry Byrom Completes His Dream After Getting the Big League Call

Terry Byrom has been on hand to witness prospects getting the call to the big leagues during his 14 years as the Harrisburg Senators play-by-play man, so he was well-versed in the advice managers often pass on to soon-to-be rookies: It’s the same game, just on a different stage.

Four weeks after getting the news that he would be filling in for Nationals play-by-play man Dave Jaegler for a four-game series against the Braves, Byrom kept telling himself to heed that same advice when he made his big league debut last Thursday in Atlanta. Yet, like most wobbly-kneed rookies, Byrom couldn’t escape the butterflies in his stomach as he went on the air.

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