Yes, Doc Emrick calling a Pittsburgh Pirates game was great

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Here’s something that makes sense even if you didn’t necessarily see it coming: Bob Costas and Mike “Doc” Emrick sound great together.

NHL on NBC’s beloved announcer got to live a dream on Friday, as Emrick called a Pittsburgh Pirates game.

Costas and Emrick covered the game for MLB Network, capturing the moment of Josh Bell’s first hit:

NHL.com shared a few other clips, while MLB.com has even more.

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There was one additional bonus for Doc, too: his Pirates beat the Chicago Cubs 8-4.