Behind The Scenes 55

Behind the Scenes

The CTTV Crew at Tropicana Field


This month Mayor Buckhorn and 970 WFLA's Jack Harris traveled to St. Petersburg to visit the Bay area's home team - the Tampa Bay Rays.  The CTTV crew set up for interviews outside of the Rays' dugout.  They are (l-r) Kaitlin Kearney, Stacie Ciucio, Frank Crum, Zac Atwood, Brian Sullivan and Marisol Marin.


From fans to front office, the two got the inside scoop on Rays' baseball. Here Jack and Mayor Buckhorn pose for a picture with  team President Matthew Silverman.  The three discussed the business of baseball on this month'sThe Mayor's Hour.


jack Harris, Mayor Buckhorn and Matthew Silverman

Jack and Mayor Buckhorn with Joe Maddon

The Mayor and Jack interview two-time American League Manager of the Year Joe Maddon and talk about philosophy, strategy and what it takes to win.

Mayor Buckhorn got a chance to enter the batter's box and take a few pitches before the Rays took to the field for their evening battle against the Seattle Mariners.


Mayor Buckhorn in the batter's box. 

Mayor Buckhorn and Rays Fan Matthew Walker

To conclude the show, Mayor Buckhorn sat down and had a very special interview with 17-year-old Matthew Walker, an extremely dedicated and knowledgeable Rays fan.




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