By John Sparks
So what happens when a young Jewish boy from Brooklyn decides not to follow his father’s footsteps into dentistry? The dental profession’s loss is baseball’s gain. For more than three decades Eric Nadel has been the radio voice of the Texas Rangers. For the last two years, Nadel has been a finalist for the National Baseball Hall of Fame’s Ford Frick Award presented to a broadcaster for major contributions to baseball.
Marist Poll Senior Editor John Sparks caught up with Nadel at the Rangers Spring Training site in Surprise, Arizona. Watch the video below.