Found August 31, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Milwaukee Brewers officials and fans have had Aug. 31 circled on their calendars for some time, and that day finally arrives on Friday. You know that any day in which Bob Uecker is the center of attention has a chance to be epic. In an afternoon ceremony at Miller Park's Home Plate Plaza, the Brewers will unveil a long overdue statue of their Hall of Fame radio voice. Uecker's statue will join those of Robin Yount, Hank Aaron and Bud Selig, forming a sort of Mt. Rushmore of Milwaukee baseball. The ceremony will be emceed by NBC Sports host and broadcaster Bob Costas, a longtime friend of Uecker. Many other luminaries are expected to be in attendance at what promises to be an entertaining event. "It's a wonderful thing to have happen," Uecker said Thursday. "I'm going to get a chance to see a lot of old friends. I talked to Bob Costas this morning and he's all fired up about doing the emceeing. "I'm really looking forward to it. F...
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