Watch a former pro baseball player host NC news as ‘Ron Burgundy’

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WILMINGTON, N.C. – A former professional baseball player visited a North Carolina news station and hosted a sports segment as “Ron Burgundy.”

Former Red Sox right fielder Trot Nixon visited WWAY-TV in Wilmington on Halloween to host a high school football program.

Nixon did a Ron Burgundy impression, the main character from the popular comedy movie “Anchorman” starring Will Ferrell.

Check it out in the video above. You stay classy North Carolina.

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