Brewers to honor Bob Uecker on his 50th anniversary as the voice of the team
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, Sept. 25, will honor one of baseball's most beloved personalities, Bob Uecker, as he celebrates his 50th anniversary season as the voice of the Milwaukee Brewers.
Uecker's anniversary will be celebrated with a tribute video and a ceremonial first pitch, tossed to Brewers Hall of Famer Robin Yount. Special messages from Uecker's friends will appear throughout the game on the stadium board, and the field will include special décor honoring him.
Uecker began calling games on the radio for the Brewers back in 1971, and has become an icon in the world of entertainment.
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