RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Bob Uecker

A collection of news and information related to Bob Uecker published by this site and its partners.

Top Bob Uecker Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Why a Palmerton pitcher may be the envy of thousands of Morning Call readers

    Why a Palmerton pitcher may be the envy of thousands of Morning Call readers
    On Friday, Palmerton junior pitcher Shelby Gower got to do what hundreds, if not thousands, of Morning Call sports page readers over the past 35 years may have wanted to do.
  • Sideline Chatter: The moon is out, just a crack, for this horse race

    Talk about giving his racehorse a bum steer. Jockey Blake Shinn's pants fell to his knees midrace at Canterbury Park in New South Wales, Australia and let's just say there were no Jockey shorts in sight. Maybe he'll get suspendered for two weeks. "He...

    Where's the splash? Giants' AT&T Park no 'Splash Hit' mecca

    SAN FRANCISCO A few hours before the first-ever exhibition game at the Giants' new ballpark, even the famously light-hitting Bob Uecker was tempted to grab a bat. Standing near home plate during batting practice, the ex-catcher glanced toward the right-...

    Jerry Greene: MLB opening day means it's time for bobbleheads and gnomes

    Jerry Greene: MLB opening day means it's time for bobbleheads and gnomes
    Bobbleheads. Apparently they are never going away. When's the last time you saw a pet rock or Shrinky Dinks or, somewhat similar to bobbleheads, the gone-and-forgotten Weebles? But bobbleheads are bigger than ever — at least in Major League...

    Scouting report: Spring's baseball books lineup

    Baseball is a Rorschach sport: People see in it what they want to see in it. That goes for writers, too. As long as pitchers and catchers and fathers and their kids have been tossing a ball back and forth, writers have found the stuff of storytelling in...