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Tim McCarver set to retire after 2013 baseball season

...retirement, he can't predict whether he'll still want to do a little broadcasting.McCarver worked with announcer Jack Buck on CBS from 1990-91 then became broadcast partners with his son, Joe Buck, at Fox in 1996.Joe Buck said he had learned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-03-27/tim-mccarver-set-retire-
Pat Summerall dead at 82

...of it."Summerall became a play-by-play announcer in 1974, and it was strictly by accident. He was working with Jack Buck, and CBS boss Bob Wussler thought the two commentators sounded too much alike. Summerall told Wussler that if a change...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-04-16/pat-summerall-dead-82
Sounds of minor-league baseball are a changing

...like John Schuerholz wouldn't be caught dead doing. Used to be, the minors were also a proving ground for future Jack Bucks and Bob Murphys. It was an arena for young broadcasters to polish their chops, a place where dreams of making "The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/11/met_475600.shtml
Metro
Sports' ups and downs in 2002

...among some of his players. Happy trails: The sports world mourned the passing of baseball hall-of-fame broadcaster Jack Buck and ABC Sports pioneer Roone Arledge. Best caller on local sports radio: Rex, who almost always is the first guest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/03/oth_362073.shtml
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Cards take 2 game lead over Dbacks

...said, "but it will be a nice flight back to St. Louis." After enduring the death of Kile and longtime broadcaster Jack Buck during the season, St. Louis can complete the first-round sweep with a victory at Busch Stadium on Saturday. Miguel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/04/bas_356440.shtml
Baseball
Ozzie Smith's baseball journey ends at Hall of Fame

...trademark backflip, but in a summer that has been hard on St. Louis fans with the deaths of longtime Cardinals broadcaster Jack Buck and pitcher Darryl Kile, Smith gave them and the audience of 19,000 present a reason to smile. "I sincerely believe...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/29/bas_349950.shtml
Baseball
Summerall's 21-year run with Madden comes to a close

...in the next 40. He became a play-by-play announcer in 1974 - and it was strictly by accident. He was working with Jack Buck, and CBS boss Bob Wussler thought the two commentators sounded too much alike. "I said, 'As long as you want to make...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/04/pro_331477.shtml
NFL
Overtime

...among a short list of baseball broadcasting pioneers who have been inducted. Mel Allen, Red Barber, Jack Brickhouse, Jack Buck, Harry Caray, Ernie Harwell and Vin Scully also are members. AUTO RACING: Scott Pruett was fined $10,000 Tuesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/15/oth_300972.shtml
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Caray was voice of Braves and fans

...turned down the TV volume and turned on the radio to listen to Skip Caray? We didn't want to listen to Bob Costas, Jack Buck or anyone else -- they didn't know the Braves like Skip and Pete. As a fan, they were part of our baseball lives...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/07/let_468536.shtml
Letters
Live blog from Gamecocks-Gators

...in miracles? Yes." - Al Michaels, 1980, U.S. hockey team win over Russia"This is going to be a home run." - Jack Buck, 1988, Kirk Gibson's home run."The Giants win the pennant, the Giants win the pennant." - Russ Hodges, 1951...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-11-13/live-blog-gamecocks-gators
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