Mirabal is awarded Narrator of the Year by the Latin Awards
Franklin Mirabal while thanking the distinction in accompanied by his wife Penny Báez, Félix Jerez, Billy Berroa Jr, Elida Almonte and Eduardo Luna.
Sports journalist Franklin Mirabal declared himself ; as "A man blessed by God" at the time of receiving the "Latino Sports Narrator of the Year" Awarded by the International Latino Sports Awards of New York City.
"Always on my mind is When I was a shoe shiner and sold newspapers on the streets of Santo Domingo, I dreamed of being a sports journalist, I worked as a sports journalist. I went for it and I did it. Now it is a pride and honor to be rewarded for my work”; Mirabal said excitedly.
At a ceremony held at Sophia's Restaurant, Mirabal received the award. massive support from many of the people who appreciate it.
The Latino Sports Awards were represented by its president Félix Jerez, sports editor Billy Berroa Jr, Elida Almonte, president of the United States Chamber of Commerce, and Eduardo Luna, film producer for Netflix and HBO.
"I want to dedicate this award, mainly, to the children and women who are the most enthusiastic followers of my phrases and narration with the Tigres del Licey"; expressed Mirabal.
he called He asked his fellow storytellers (from all the teams) to warm up the children, to take photos with them, greet them, share with them, because they are present and future baseball fans.
Mirabal, accompanied by his wife Penny Báez, said that: "Each award has a special flavor, this one makes me very happy because it comes from abroad, which indicates that the impact of my narration is felt in the DR and in the United States”.
“The selection of Franklin Mirabal as Latino Narrator of the Year was by unanimous decision,” Félix Jerez, who highlighted the fact that The professional qualities of the seasoned baseball narrator of the blue chain will be highlighted.
Coverage of the Award
The awards ceremony will be seen in the public domain. in a one-hour special on CDN Deportes and by the Caliente 104.1 FM station, together with the four social networks of the sports narrator.
History of the Award
Since its foundation in Since 2002, the Latin Awards have recognized dozens of local and international artists, from the category of Cristian Castro, Luis Fonsi, Gabriela Spanic, Ana Gabriel, Alex Matos, Elvis Martínez, Joe Veras, La Insuperable, El Mayor Clásico, Sarodj Bertin, Saúl Lisazo, Francisco Ulloa, Charlie Zaa, Don Omar, Rogelio Martínez, Los Toros Band, Rubby Pérez, Chicho Severino, La Banda Blanca, Sandy Reyes, Banda Machos, Spain. ol Núñez, La Makina, Elvis Crespo, Andy Andy, El Chaval de La Bachata, Los Adolescentes, Grupo Niche, Alejandro Fernández, and many more.