Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Bob Uecker to be inducted into broadcasters’ hall of fame

Hey, sports fans! You LOVE me!

[National Association of Broadcasters] officials announced today that the play-by-play announcer known as “Mr. Baseball” will be inducted during a luncheon April 17 during NAB’s annual convention in Las Vegas.

The Brewers are scheduled for a home game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on the same day.

boteman is not here 'til October Posted: December 13, 2011 at 09:15 AM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: announcers, brewers

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

   1. Don Geovany Soto (chris h.) Posted: December 13, 2011 at 03:07 PM (#4014903)
This BBTF post is brought to you by...Christ, I can't find it. The hell with it!
   2. zonk Posted: December 13, 2011 at 03:11 PM (#4014907)
Didn't MLB have a vote concerning Uecker in the HoF about 20-25 years ago around the all-star game?
   3. RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: December 13, 2011 at 03:27 PM (#4014926)
Ueck should be in the HOF for not cringing during this awful joke.
   4. WhoWantsTeixeiraDessert Posted: December 13, 2011 at 08:45 PM (#4015446)
Let's face it, being on Mr Belvedere is more punishment than any award can counteract.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
1k5v3L
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogOT:  2014 College Football pre-season thread
(83 - 4:00am, Aug 31)
Last: Infinite Joost (Voxter)

NewsblogDavid Justice Says Put Barry Bonds in Baseball Hall of Fame Despite Steroid Use Late In Career
(165 - 3:44am, Aug 31)
Last: Jimmy

NewsblogRangers Designate Mike Carp For Assignment – MLB Trade Rumors
(14 - 3:37am, Aug 31)
Last: rlc

NewsblogOT: Politics, August 2014: DNC criticizes Christie’s economic record with baseball video
(6261 - 2:32am, Aug 31)
Last: David Nieporent (now, with children)

NewsblogSullivan: Why Mike Trout -- and the rest of the league -- is having trouble with the high stuff
(4 - 2:25am, Aug 31)
Last: smileyy

NewsblogDodgers Use Wall of Infielders
(25 - 1:49am, Aug 31)
Last: Traderdave

NewsblogOT: NBC.news: Valve isn’t making one gaming console, but multiple ‘Steam machines’
(771 - 1:24am, Aug 31)
Last: DJS and the Infinite Sadness

NewsblogMasahiro Tanaka shut down with 'general arm soreness'
(7 - 1:10am, Aug 31)
Last: DFA

NewsblogOrioles Acquire Kelly Johnson
(8 - 12:42am, Aug 31)
Last: andrewberg

NewsblogOMNICHATTER 8-30-2014
(95 - 12:26am, Aug 31)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogWhat's Wrong With Baseball?
(47 - 12:22am, Aug 31)
Last: Curse of the Andino

NewsblogOT: The Soccer Thread August, 2014
(889 - 10:58pm, Aug 30)
Last: ursus arctos

NewsblogOrioles Acquire Alejandro De Aza
(2 - 10:56pm, Aug 30)
Last: Der-K and the statistical werewolves.

NewsblogOT: The NHL is finally back thread, part 2
(970 - 10:06pm, Aug 30)
Last: Howie Menckel

NewsblogWatch a Japanese baseball player try to hit a 186 mph fastball (Video)
(27 - 9:48pm, Aug 30)
Last: Arbitol Dijaler

Page rendered in 0.1430 seconds
53 querie(s) executed