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chiefqueen
07-11-2010, 12:43 PM
Legendary Yankee Stadium announcer dies at 99,

http://sports.espn.go.com/new-york/mlb/news/story?id=5371001

chiefqueen
07-11-2010, 12:51 PM
Mods, I screw up his last name, please fix it.

thx

teedubya
07-11-2010, 01:45 PM
He had even sports joy to last a 5 lifetimes. Get the fuck outta here, Bob.

gblowfish
07-11-2010, 04:29 PM
Working for Steinbrenner was the end of him.

penchief
07-11-2010, 05:18 PM
Working for Steinbrenner was the end of him.

Heh, he worked for Steinbrenner for over thirty years. I guess sooner or later he was going to die.

Side note: Even though Sheppard retired in 2007 Derek Jeter had him record his voice introducing Jeter coming to bat so that he could continue using it.