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Chicago Tribune
Cubs announcers bow to the greatest: Retiring Dodgers announcer Vin Scullyup with a nugget of information that Scully could use in a broadcast. Hughes to
Cubs announcers bow to the greatest: Retiring Dodgers announcer Vin Scully
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
up with a nugget of information that Scully could use in a broadcast. Hughes took great delight in once telling Scully that Harry Caray did a broadcast from the Polo Grounds on the day of Bobby Thomson's famous homer in 1951. Scully also was on the... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
'Mindset list' names things college freshmen have never lived withoutwere born in 1998 and they've never seen a world without online shopping. They'
'Mindset list' names things college freshmen have never lived without
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 11 days ago
were born in 1998 and they've never seen a world without online shopping. They've never had the opportunity to hear Harry Caray try to sing during the seventh inning at Wrigley Field. The professors who created the list say they do it to... Read more
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Daily Herald
Constable: New Cubs feeling inspires new Cubs songwe knew it, we had the song," says Mills, who throws in verbal tributes to form
Constable: New Cubs feeling inspires new Cubs song
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
we knew it, we had the song," says Mills, who throws in verbal tributes to former Cubs broadcasters. "I had to do the Harry Caray and Jack Brickhouse impressions." The rest of Vertical Jam jumped on the Cubs song bandwagon. "I don't think... Read more
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TribLIVE
How ‘Take Me Out to Ball Game’ became 7th-inning staplethe size of a house. For this, and all the orchestrated public displays, thank
How ‘Take Me Out to Ball Game’ became 7th-inning staple
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
the size of a house. For this, and all the orchestrated public displays, thank a pair of the game's great characters, Harry Caray and Bill Veeck. The gregarious, saloon-hopping Caray began singing “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” along with fans... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Empty seats in Rio a bad look for NBCThiago da Silva, actually won the gold. Yet as NBC scanned the massive stadium
Empty seats in Rio a bad look for NBC
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Thiago da Silva, actually won the gold. Yet as NBC scanned the massive stadium, viewers saw huge swaths of empty seats. If Harry Caray had been on the call, he would have reprised his familiar line: "If you're in the neighborhood, come on down.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Empty seats in Rio a bad look for NBCThiago da Silva, actually won the gold. Yet as NBC scanned the massive stadium
Empty seats in Rio a bad look for NBC
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Thiago da Silva, actually won the gold. Yet as NBC scanned the massive stadium, viewers saw huge swaths of empty seats. If Harry Caray had been on the call, he would have reprised his familiar line: "If you're in the neighborhood, come on down.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Throwback Thursday: When Trump, Clinton were booed at Wrigley Fieldshe was introduced, and a plane flying overhead pulled a sign reading, "Hillary
Throwback Thursday: When Trump, Clinton were booed at Wrigley Field
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
she was introduced, and a plane flying overhead pulled a sign reading, "Hillary, U have the right to remain silent," a reference to the Whitewater affair. A kiss from Harry Caray may or may not have helped soothe any sore feelings. Twitter @kimjn... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Winnetka gold medalist Conor Dwyer has plan for Wrigley pitchthe team before selling it to the Ricketts family. Dowdle, who died in 2014, i
Winnetka gold medalist Conor Dwyer has plan for Wrigley pitch
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
the team before selling it to the Ricketts family. Dowdle, who died in 2014, is largely credited with bringing announcer Harry Caray to the North Side. Dwyer, 27, said he has been following his hometown team during his stay in Rio. "It's... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Winnetka swimmer Conor Dwyer takes bronze in 200-meter freestyleis not the only famed family member. His grandfather, Jim Dowdle, was an execut
Winnetka swimmer Conor Dwyer takes bronze in 200-meter freestyle
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
is not the only famed family member. His grandfather, Jim Dowdle, was an executive vice president at the Tribune Company years ago. In fact, Dowdle recommended the company buy the cubs in 1981 and he’s the guy who brought Harry Caray to Wrigley Fie... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
If Cubs' new club perks lure front-row fans, better get seat-fillers for TVare the quaintness of Wrigley Field and telecasts of its games, win or lose. T
If Cubs' new club perks lure front-row fans, better get seat-fillers for TV
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
are the quaintness of Wrigley Field and telecasts of its games, win or lose. TV has for decades promoted the idea that, as Harry Caray always said even before becoming the voice of the Cubs, you can't beat fun at the old ballpark. And nothing has... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Bill Murray’s hilarious Cubs cameos show what he would be like as an announcerCHICAGO — Almost 30 years ago today Bill Murray joined Harry Caray in the annou
Bill Murray’s hilarious Cubs cameos show what he would be like as an announcer
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 21 days ago
CHICAGO — Almost 30 years ago today Bill Murray joined Harry Caray in the announcer’s booth to celebrate the first night game at Wrigley Field on August 8, 1988 (or “eight, eight, 88, that’s the date,” as Caray put it). A “baptized” Cubs fan, Murray... Read more

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