‘I’m not asking you, Siri’: Purple Sox announcer Joe Castiglione had a humorous second with iPhone throughout Saturday’s sport vs. Rays

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When Castiglione mentioned Rays outfielder Jose Siri was up on the plate, his iPhone responded.

Former Red Sox broadcaster Joe Castiglione with Roger Clemens.
Joe Castiglione has referred to as Purple Sox video games since 1983.

Joe Castiglione’s iPhone thought it was its time to shine within the second sport of the Purple Sox’ doubleheader towards the Rays on Saturday.

The Purple Sox’ radio announcer obtained a little bit of a shock when he mentioned that Rays outfielder Jose Siri was stepping to the plate. Castiglione usually says who’s up at bat, however as soon as he mentioned “Siri,” his iPhone thought it was calling on it to do one thing.

“So first and second, nonetheless just one out, for Jose Siri,” Castiglione started earlier than you may hear the Siri on his iPhone say one thing again to him.

It wasn’t clear what Siri on Castiglione’s iPhone mentioned, nevertheless it was caught by everybody within the WEEI sales space as there was noticeable laughter.

“Wait a minute, did you hear that?” Will Flemming, who was Castiglione’s broadcast companion on Saturday, requested.

“I don’t know the place that got here from,” Castiglione initially mentioned, confused about what occurred.

“It was Siri! It was Siri,” Castiglione mentioned with fun. “It got here by way of on the iPhone. Siri’s on the plate. I’m not asking you, Siri. Not this Siri, that Siri.”

Castiglione, who has referred to as video games for the Purple Sox since 1983, was praised for the best way he dealt with the state of affairs on Twitter.

“That is nice. Joe Castig is one of the best,” Boston Globe Purple Sox reporter Pete Abraham tweeted.

Castiglione’s broadcast companion additionally had enjoyable with the second.

“An all-time second,” Flemming wrote on Twitter. “Who has a greater chuckle than Joe?”

The Rays ended up successful the second sport of Saturday’s doubleheader. However Castiglione’s second with Siri not less than introduced a great chuckle to many Purple Sox followers.