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Derek Jeter has big night in final All-Star Game

...For him to do that meant a lot to me," Jeter said.Fittingly, a recording of late Yankees public address announcer Bob Sheppard's famous monotone introduction was played as he walked up for his at-bat with thousands of smartphones snapping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/derek-jeter-has-big-nigh
Trout, Jeter lead AL to win in All-Star Game

...Jeter was cheered before his first at-bat. He was introduced by a recording of late Yankees public address announcer Bob Sheppard's deep monotone. St. Louis pitcher Adam Wainwright left his glove on the mound and backed up toward second, clapping...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-07-15/trout-jeter-lead-al-win-
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Baseball Yankees announcer says he won't return Bob Sheppard has no intentions of returning to his longtime job as the public address announcer at Yankee Stadium, MLB.com reported Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/27/oth_557245.shtml
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Original Yankee Stadium now an afterthought

...here." MIC CHECK: The World Series is back in New York -- without its voice. Longtime public address announcer Bob Sheppard , who recently turned 99, is missing his first World Series since he began his career behind the Yankee Stadium microphone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/10/30/bas_553844.shtml
Baseball
Tribune says it plans to sell Chicago Cubs after 2007 season

...died recently. Lidle's parents and twin brother also stood near the Yankees' dugout as public address announcer Bob Sheppard said, "Now pitching for the Yankees, No. 30, Cory Lidle." The 34-year-old right-hander was killed in a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/03/bas_122977.shtml
Baseball
Remembering 'The Boss'

...the field wearing the famous pinstripes again, now with special memorial patches in honor of George Steinbrenner and Bob Sheppard.Amid all the tributes of the past week since the owner's death, Goose Gossage tried to lend some perspective...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-07-17/remembering-boss
Baseball | Sports
'The Boss' dies of heart attack

...wavered."Steinbrenner's death on the day of the All-Star Game was the second in three days to rock the Yankees. Bob Sheppard, the team's revered public address announcer from 1951-2007, died Sunday at 99.New York was 11 years removed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-07-13/boss-dies-heart-attack
Baseball | Sports
Meet the new boss

...out to a terrace every once in a while to catch a smoke. Steinbrenner has become more the voice of the Yankees than Bob Sheppard, speaking out on possible trades and signings, ruminating each week on the status of talks to acquire Johan Santana...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/27/bas_185115.shtml
Baseball
Rocket to ride: Clemens rejoins Yankees

NEW YORK - The seventh-inning stretch was ending when the low, familiar voice of public-address announcer Bob Sheppard told fans at Yankee Stadium to direct their attention to the owner's box behind home plate. Standing there, microphone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/07/bas_127520.shtml
Baseball
Halladay will miss start vs. Chicago

...to rejoin the Brewers for this weekend's series against the New York Mets. LOST VOICE: Public-address announcer Bob Sheppard's distinctive voice was missing from the New York Yankees' home opener for the first time since 1950 because of a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/12/bas_77235.shtml
Baseball