Biography - A Short Wiki
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Bon Uecker is a former American baseball player, comedian, actor, and sportscaster. The player has a special place in Basketball. He started his career as a player but soon showcase his talent in commentator, television host, wrestling ringside announcer, comedian, and television actor.
Read about Bob Uecker's career and accomplishments in the following section.
In 1956, he signed a contract with Milwaukee Braves. Bob played for at various levels in the team. In the first year, he played with Eau Claire Bears in Northern League and Pioneer League. The player scored 19 home runs for both clubs. IN 1962, he made his MLB debut as a catcher.
Family and Personal Life
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In 1976, he married Judy in Louisiana. The couple’s marriage ended in 2012. They have four children named Steve, Leann, Sue Ann, and Bob Jr. In 2010, the player suffered from health relegated to heart
|Wife's/Spouse's Name||Judy(m,1976 div,2001)|
|Children/Kids||Yes (Steve, Leann, Sue Ann, and Bob Jr)|
Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Robert George Uecker|
|Age (as of today)||89 years|
|Date of Birth||January 26, 1934|
|Place of Birth||Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States|
|Height||1.85 m, 6 feet 1 inch|
|Weight||75 kg, 165.5 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$6 million|
|Occupation||Actor, Comedian, Mlb Player, Sportscasters|
Height, Weight, and Age
Bob Uecker's height is quite tall measuring 1.85 m. Bob Uecker weighs 75 kg. Being born on January 26, 1934, translates to an age of 89 years as of todays date (July 15, 2023).
Anybody with ability can play in the big leagues. But to be able to trick people year in and year out the way I did, I think that was a much greater feat.Bob Uecker
Phil Niekro and his brother were pitching against each other in Atlanta. Their parents were sitting right behind home plate. I saw their folks more that day than they did the whole weekend.Bob Uecker
I signed a very modest $3,000 bonus with the Braves in Milwaukee. And my old man didn’t have that kinda money to put out.Bob Uecker
Career highlights? I had two – I got an intentional walk from Sandy Koufax and I got out of a rundown against the Mets.Bob Uecker
I hope the fans have enjoyed listening as much as I’ve enjoyed doing the games. I don’t ever go to the park where I don’t have a good day. I don’t like losing. But I don’t think I ever go to the park where I have a bad day. I don’t think once.Bob Uecker