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Ernie Harwell January 25 1918 - May 4, 2010

"For lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone;the flowers appear on the earth;the time of the singing of birds is come,and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land."Ernie Harwell fromThe Song of Solomon Today, Major League Baseball has lost one of the best voices ever to grace the radio waves, or the television for that matter. Ernie Harwell has succumbed to cancer at the age of 92.
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Beloved MLB Broadcaster Ernie Harwell Dead at 92

Sports : Sports from Newser (5 years ago)

Ernie Harwell, the only baseball broadcaster ever traded for a player, has died aged 92 after a long fight with cancer. The beloved sportscaster spent 55 years broadcasting major league games, 42 of them with the Detroit Tigers. The... Read Post

Ernie Harwell Remembered: The Soundtrack of My Childhood

Baseball / MLB : Bleacher Report - MLB (5 years ago)

Ernie Harwell's voice was the soundtrack of my childhood. Growing up as a sports fan in Michigan, how could it not be? With today's heart-wrenching news that Ernie has passed away, it's time for me to belatedly dig back through the ... Read Post

R.I.P. Ernie Harwell: You've Earned It

Baseball / MLB : Bleacher Report - MLB (5 years ago)

On Tuesday, one of the greatest baseball announcers of all time past away. Ernie Harwell, the voice of Tigers baseball, died at the age of 92.  As a lifelong Tigers fan, I have associated Harwell's voice with baseball since my early... Read Post


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