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Want Bob Uecker to wake you up every morning? The Brewers have you covered

Hearing that alarm clock rudely wake you up in the morning will never be more enjoyable thanks to a Milwaukee Brewers giveaway this upcoming season. This week the Brewers have been announcing some of their promotional items to be given away at games during the 2016 season and up until Wednesday they were all bobbleheads. And then came the item that will definitely ensure a sellout...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Bob Uecker appears on MLB Network and brings down the house

Is there a time when Bob Uecker isn’t funny on television? The Hall of Fame Milwaukee Brewers announcer appeared Tuesday on MLB Network’s Intentional Talk and brought his usual humorous self to the show. Among the highlights of the interview: Saying he called play-by-play for slow-pitch softball at a senior center. Saying he made money by selling other players’ equipment....
Via Awful Announcing
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bob Uecker does hilarious interview on 'Major League Night'

Bob Uecker reminded us again Tuesday why he should be looked at as a national treasure. The longtime baseball radio and TV announcer was on center stage again Tuesday in Milwaukee where he threw out the ceremonial first pitch prior to the Brewers’ game with the Cleveland Indians. Fittingly, with the Indians in town and Uecker’s connection to Milwaukee, the Brewers celebrated...
July 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Bob Uecker hospitalized with concussion after being hit during batting practice

Brewers radio announcer and all-time great baseball voice and funnyman Bob Uecker was injured in a freak batting practice incident earlier this week.  Uecker was watching batting practice before Monday’s game against the Royals when a baseball bounced out of the cage and struck him in the head. Uecker actually missed Tuesday’s game and spent a night in the hospital for observation...
Via Awful Announcing
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Bob Uecker, Radio Crew Get Trapped In Brewers’ Press Box During Game (Video)

Bob Uecker has seen plenty of players work themselves out of jams, but the Milwaukee Brewers’ radio announcer found himself in quite the pickle Wednesday. Uecker was delivering his magic as usual in Milwaukee’s game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Miller Park when disaster struck in the sixth inning. According to those on the scene, the handle on the door to the Brewers...
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Bob Uecker was stuck inside the broadcast booth at Miller Park

Baseball legend and longtime Milwaukee Brewers broadcaster Bob Uecker got stuck in the broadcast booth last night when the handle to the door broke off.  With the Brewers at 9-19 and having the worst record in baseball, apparently nothing is safe at Miller Park. If you think this sounds like a scene that should be from Major League, you’re probably right. The post Bob Uecker...
Via Awful Announcing
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Brewers broadcaster will cut back on road games

Hall of Fame broadcaster Bob Uecker says that after more than four decades of calling games for the Milwaukee Brewers, he plans to reduce his road game travel this season. Uecker said Thursday on WTMJ radio ( ) that he still plans to do all home games at Miller Park. The 80-year-old Uecker has been doing Brewers broadcasts since 1971. Uecker says that after...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Bob Uecker to get second statue in Milwaukee

It's not uncommon for a team to honor one of their fan favorites with a statue. But...two? Yup, that's what the Milwaukee Brewers are planning on doing...honoring their longtime broadcaster Bob Uecker with a second statue at Miller Park.  But while the first one stands outside the homeplate plaza, this one will sit in the last row of the upper deck...a nod to his iconic Miller...
Via Hall of Very Good
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Brewers' new Uecker statue to go in front ... no, last row

No, Bob Uecker's statue at Miller Park isn't going in the front row. But the Milwaukee Brewers are unveiling a monument to one of their most iconic personalities in a unique spot on April 25. Playing off the 1980s Miller Lite commercial, Uecker's statue at Miller Park will sit in the very last row of section 422 in the terrace level. The Brewers will leave an empty seat next to the...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

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