Orlando’s WFTV Calls Up Bruey From the Minors

By Andrew Gauthier 

Orlando Sentinel

Being associated with a local sports team has paid off for Christian Bruey, who does play by play for the Daytona Cubs.

WFTV-Ch. 9 has hired Bruey as a sports reporter and anchor. He starts in mid-September at the ABC affiliate.

How did Bruey gain his new job? WFTV news director Bob Jordan caught him on cable.

“Bob saw Christian pop up doing something about the Daytona Cubs and liked what he saw,” said WFTV managing editor Matt Parcell. More…