Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman pulled off live game after dropping homophobic slur on hot mic

Cincinnati Reds play-by-play man Thom Brennaman knows he may be looking for a new job soon. Brennaman signed off in the middle of the Reds’ game Wednesday night against the Kansas City Royals after getting caught on a hot mic using a slur for homosexuals. Brennemen was heard referring to an unknown location as “one of the f — capitals of the world.” He did not seem to realize that the broadcast had returned from commercial break. The Reds and Royals played a doubleheader Wednesday. Brennaman’s homophobic slur came during the final inning of the first game, and he abruptly signed off the air durin...


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