VIDEO: Phillies broadcaster catches Braves home run, throws it back

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The Philadelphia broadcast crew was set up in center field of Citizens Bank Park Friday for the Phillies-Braves game and it took just three batters before they were a part of the action.

Here's Freddie Freeman hitting a three-run homer to play-by-play man Tom McCarthy ... and McCarthy making the catch with his first baseman's mitt ... and McCarthy throwing it back:

The Braves came into Friday night trailing Washington by just a half-game in the NL East.

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Matt Snyder has been a baseball writer with CBS Sports since 2011. A member of the BBWAA, he's now covered the last five World Series beginning with the epic 2011 Fall Classic. The former Indiana University... Full Bio

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