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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-
Revered Yankees announcer dies

NEW YORK ? Bob Sheppard, whose stylish, elegant stadium introductions of New York Yankees...after 50 years and two weeks on the job, the team honored him with "Bob Sheppard Day" and put a plaque in his honor in Monument Park. Fans gave Sheppard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-07-11/revered-yankees-announce
Baseball | Sports
Yankees pay tribute to 'shining stars'

...blustery owner, died Tuesday, two days after the death of Bob Sheppard, Yankee Stadium's longtime public-address announcer...dugouts. "Both men, Mr. George Steinbrenner and Mr. Bob Sheppard, cared deeply about their responsibilities to this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-07-17/yankees-pay-tribute-shin
Baseball | Sports
Ex-Yankees manager Houk dies at age 90

...which has lost three notable figures from its storied history in the past 10 days. Longtime public address announcer Bob Sheppard died on July 11 and iconic owner George Steinbrenner passed away two days later.Houk also managed the Boston Red Sox...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2010-07-22/ex-yankees-manager-houk-
Baseball | Sports
Remembering Joe

...were in the starting lineup for Game 6 of the 1951 World Series -- DiMaggio's final game. Public address announcer Bob Sheppard recited the lineup on Sunday, just as he did on that day -- Oct. 10, 1951. After an invocation by Cardinal John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/26/bas_259927.shtml
Baseball
Yankees fete DiMaggio

...Sunday were "exact replicas," Yankees spokesman Rick Cerrone said. After being introduced by public address announcer Bob Sheppard as "an American icon" and a player who "exemplified and encapsulated the spirit of baseball as we've come to know...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/28/oth_240311.shtml
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A-Rod hits 600th home run

...the field they are still mourning the recent loss of owner George Steinbrenner, beloved public-address announcer Bob Sheppard and former manager Ralph Houk. Despite saying he's been more relaxed than he was when trying for his 500th homer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-08-04/rod-hits-600th-home-run
Sports
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
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