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Old 12-22-2017, 06:39 PM   #1
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Dick Enberg passes away

He was 82.

http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/...222-story.html
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Old 12-22-2017, 07:40 PM   #2
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Dick Enberg was one of the very best broadcasters in many sports, and a huge Tigers fan. RIP.

These webvideos with Enberg are great.


Webvideo Al Kaline joins Dick Enberg and Kirk Gibson is the booth to talk baseball.
Tigers vs Rays - May 21st, 2016.


Webvideo Dick Enberg reminisces about baseball and his career on Fox Sports Detroit.

https://www.mlb.com/news/dick-enberg...er/c-263954120
Dick Enberg's bond with baseball set him apart.
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Here are the "OH MY!" stickers Central Michigan will wear in its bowl game today -- a tribute to one of its most famous alums, Dick Enberg, who has died at 82.
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Old 12-22-2017, 08:20 PM   #3
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Rest in peace.
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Old 12-22-2017, 08:29 PM   #4
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Just listening to the above video's his smoothness as a broadcaster is just so good. On the other hand we have Gibby..
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What are we at the park for except to win? I'd trip my mother. I'd help her up, brush her off, tell her I'm sorry. But mother don't make it to third -- Leo Durocher

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Old 12-22-2017, 08:50 PM   #5
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He was one of the very best who could do every sport. Amazing Broadcaster .
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