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Bob Woolf Dies
NEW YORK (AP) — Legendary sportscaster Bob Woolf has died at age 96.
Woolf as the only sportscaster to call play-by-play of championships in all four major North American professional team sports. He was behind the mic for Don Larsen's perfect game and the Colts' overtime win over the…
Former Major Leaguer Jim Piersall Dies at 87
BOSTON (AP) — Former major leaguer Jim Piersall, who bared his soul about his struggles with mental illness in his book "Fear Strikes Out," has died. He was 87.
The Boston Red Sox, for whom Piersall played for seven of his 17 seasons in the majors, say Piersall died Saturday a…
John Stockton’s Father Passes Away in Washington State
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — The father of Hall of Famer John Stockton has died. He was 89.
John H. "Jack" Stockton died Saturday in Spokane.
Jack Stockton was the co-founder of Jack and Dan's tavern, which has received national attention in recent years as a gathering place for …
Pittsburgh Steelers Chairman Dan Rooney Dies at 84
(AP) — Longtime Pittsburgh Steelers chairman and former U.S. ambassador to Ireland Dan Rooney has died at age 84.
The Pro Football Hall of Famer took over operation of the Steelers from his father in the 1960s and turned it into a team that had four Super Bowl-winning seasons in the 1970s...
Former 49ers Center Fred Quillan Dies at Age 60
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Fred Quillan, the former San Francisco center who played on the 49ers' first two Super Bowl champion teams, has died. He was 60.
The team said Thursday that Quillan died Monday.
Quillan played all 10 seasons of his NFL career with the 49ers after being drafted in …

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