Roberts Hearings: “Let’s Play Baseball!”

By Brian 

“Senator Joe Biden appears on Hardball quite a bit, you’d think he’d know the name of the show!,” an e-mailer says. Here’s what happened:

 The irrepressible Sen. Joe Biden, D-Del., began his grilling of Roberts with a breezy Regular Guy salutation: “Judge, how are ya?”

In what we at MSNBC should appreciate as a free promotional blurb, Biden mentioned Chris Matthews, who says on his program, “Let’s play Hardball!”

Biden said to Roberts, “Let’s play baseball!”

> “Let’s play baseball” video (565kb WMV)