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November 10, 2010 in Sports
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In this May 1, 1999, file photo, longtime Seattle Mariners broadcaster Dave Niehaus sits in his booth at the Kingdome before a baseball game.

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Seattle Mariners play-by-play announcer Dave Niehaus is seen in this 1992 file photo from the broadcast booth of an Arizona baseball spring training facility.

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Seattle Mariner broadcaster Dave Niehaus and Manager Lou Piniella chat thing at spring training in Peoria, Ariz., in this 1998 file photo.

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Seattle Mariners broadcaster Dave Niehaus, left, introduces center fielder Ken Griffey Jr. to the crowd at a ceremonial groundbreaking event Saturday, March 8, 1997 in Seattle. Thousands of fans, many carrying shovels, turned out to cheer the ceremonial first dig on the new $414 million ballpark.

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In this June 27, 1999, file photo, Seattle Mariners’ Ken Griffey Jr., left, talks with Mariners broadcaster Dave Niehaus, right, as Ken Griffey Sr., center, stands nearby during postgame ceremonies on the last day of baseball at the Kingdome in Seattle.

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In this July 15, 1999, file photo, Dave Niehaus waves to the crowd after a surprise announcement that he would be tossing out the ceremonial first pitch at the inaugural game of the Seattle Mariners’ new ballpark, Safeco Field, in Seattle.

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In this May 7, 2000, file photo, Seattle Mariners broadcaster Dave Niehaus reacts to the applause of the pregame crowd as he is inducted into the team’s Hall of Fame in Seattle.

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In this July 27, 2008, file photo, Dave Niehaus, right, holds the Ford C. Frick Award for baseball broadcasting, along with Jane Forbes Clark, chairman of the Baseball Hall of Fame, during an induction ceremony in Cooperstown, N.Y.

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In this July 23, 2008, file photo, broadcaster Dave Niehaus raises his arms in the booth as he is introduced to the crowd during a baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Boston Red Sox, as fellow broadcaster Rick Rizzs applauds at right in Seattle.