BOSTON (CBS) – While the Red Sox off-season roster moves have been less glamorous, Boston fans finally have their replacement for Heidi Watney.
According to the Boston Globe, ESPN AccuScore anchor Jenny Dell will replace Watney as NESN’s in-game reporter next season.READ MORE: No Longer Mister: Hasbro's Mr. Potato Head Is Getting A Gender Neutral Name
Dell, a UMass graduate, worked on and off-camera for ESPN, most recently during the Winter X Games.READ MORE: Capacity Restrictions To Be Eased For Restaurants, Venues And Weddings In Massachusetts
NESN has yet to confirm the hiring.
Watney left NESN this off-season for a job in California with Time Warner Cable.MORE NEWS: TD Garden, Fenway Park Can Open At 12% Capacity For Fans Starting March 22
She will begin working as a sideline reporter for the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2012-2013 NBA season.