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Keith Olbermann back to baseball -- his ‘passion’

It’s a good thing Dennis Eckersley’s appeal crosses all party lines. Because his new partner on TBS’s postseason baseball broadcasts is about as polarizing as it gets.

Turner Sports announced Wednesday it has hired Keith Olbermann to anchor its postseason baseball coverage on TBS. He will be paired with Eckersley, the Hall of Famer and current NESN salvation who has been part of TBS’s postseason coverage since 2008.

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