MLB Twitter roasts Fox’s Harry Caray hologram on Field of Dreams Game telecast: ‘Who cleared that?’

Fox tried to add an extra dose of nostalgia to its Field of Dreams Game show Thursday night by having a hologram of legendary sportscaster Harry Caray autographing “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” during the seventh inning stretch.

Suffice it to say it wasn’t as well received as the network had hoped.

MLB fans were warned Wednesday of the possibility of a hologram of Caray, who died in 1998.

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Here’s what the minute-long song looked like on television when the Caray hologram was placed in the press box at Field of Dreams Stadium in Dyersville, Iowa.

MLB fans seemed united in their displeasure. Reactions from MLB Twitter ranged from horrified to angry. Others joked about how poorly made it was.

Some of the most notable reactions from social media following Hologram Harry’s “appearance”:

Perhaps that reaction is enough to make Fox think twice before using another hologram. At least the network won’t have to worry about creating one in 2023 — MLB won’t be returning to the Field of Dreams next season.

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