An open casting call with fans having some say online and through social media.
“It’s hurtful; it’s disappointing,” Anthony said Wednesday afternoon. “To make it appear that anyone can walk off the street and can apply for this demeans what I’ve done for 10 years.”
That, of course, is the plan. Sort of. read full story
Enjoyed hearing Padres' PA announcer Frank Anthony for 10 seasons. Spoke with him last night. Termination came as a surprise.— Annie Heilbrunn (@annieheilbrunn) January 15, 2014
@SDuncovered Anger in the Padres fans community is growing as rumors spread that Frank Anthony was canned for the sake of this cheap stunt.— Peter in Pt. Loma (@SDPete1963) January 15, 2014
Gonna miss Frank Anthony as the PA Announcer at Petco Park. At age 18, hes the only voice I know. Was becoming a tradition. #Padres— Brad (@bradsdp7) January 15, 2014