VIDEO: Now batting, Robinson ... Chorizo?

By Dayn Perry | Baseball Writer

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It is probably not unusual to indulge in idle daydreams of spicy encased meats, even when one is supposed to be tending to one's chosen profession. That, presumably, is what happened in the course of Wednesday's Red Sox-Rangers game when the NESN broadcaster in question mistook Texas catcher Robinson Chirinos for a foodstuff ...

Robinson Chorizo! Delightful but incorrect!

Perhaps a visual aid will be of service ...

That's chorizo on the left, Chirinos on the right.

Robinson Chorizo!

(Wink of CBS eye: @MLBHallofMisery)

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