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    Fred White passed away

    RIP Mr. White. Enjoyed listening to you & Denny Mathews call the Royals' games for so long.

    http://www.kansascity.com/2013/05/15...ster-fred.html


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    Re: Fred White passed away

    Quote Originally Posted by BigLame View Post
    RIP Mr. White. Enjoyed listening to you & Denny Mathews call the Royals' games for so long.

    Former Royals broadcaster Fred White dies - KansasCity.com

    To me he was guy calling our bb games years ago. Rip sir.



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    Re: Fred White passed away

    Listened to him and Denny for years, great pair.



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    Re: Fred White passed away

    My grandparents lived in KC and shared Royals season tickets while I was growing up. I was a huge Royals fan. Growing up in Marshalltown, I would try to listen to Royals games before bed. My parents would give me grief for listening to static all night as I would have foil wrapped around the antenna to barely listen to Fred and Denny from the tiny Dowling radio station that carried the games. I grew up listening to Fred, Denny and static. I was really excited when the "Royals guy" would announce Iowa State basketball games, too.



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    Re: Fred White passed away

    Fred White was great. The team of Fred and Jon Sunvold was very good during Big 8 times. MBB: Iowa State vs. Nebraska (1996) - YouTube


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    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    Fred White was great. The team of Fred and Jon Sunvold was very good during Big 8 times. MBB: Iowa State vs. Nebraska (1996) - YouTube

    Didn't he do games with Gary too?



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    Re: Fred White passed away

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneRulzzz View Post
    Didn't he do games with Gary too?
    Yeah. I'm pretty sure he did.


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    Re: Fred White passed away

    Quote Originally Posted by BigLame View Post
    RIP Mr. White. Enjoyed listening to you & Denny Mathews call the Royals' games for so long.

    Former Royals broadcaster Fred White dies at 76 - KansasCity.com
    Me too. I really enjoyed listening to those guys.

    Others I loved: Herb Carneal, Halsey Hall and Ray Scott

    Growing up in Denver back in the day when you didn't see every game on TV Bob Martin and Larry Zimmer doing Broncos games brings back a lot of memories too.


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