BOSTON (CBS) – By unanimous decision, Steve Burton retains the title of best arm in the WBZ-TV sports office.
WBZ-TV sports director Steve Burton famously threw a perfect pass to Tom Brady during the 2017 Patriots Super Bowl parade. Wednesday, Dan Roche had his chance to match the feat at the Red Sox rolling rally.READ MORE: Harvard Professor Launches New Search For Extraterrestrial Life
Roche wound up and tossed a baseball to Red Sox manager Alex Cora’s duckboat, but the pitch came up short.
Maybe the wind took it.
“I told him we were coming. But I fell short, unlike you and Tom Brady,” Roche told Burton after his fateful toss.MORE NEWS: Rachael Rollins Nominated To Be U.S. Attorney For Massachusetts
Burton came out on top this round. But with the number of championship parades that happen in Boston, it’s only a matter of time before there’s a rematch.