Chuck Thompson

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Chuck Thompson
Born June 10, 1921(1921-06-10)
Palmer, Massachusetts
Died March 6, 2005(2005-03-06) (aged 83)
Towson, Maryland

Charles L. "Chuck" Thompson (June 10, 1921–March 6, 2005) was an American sportscaster. He is best known for his broadcasts of Major League Baseball's Baltimore Orioles and the National Football League's Baltimore Colts.

In January 2009, the American Sportscasters Association ranked Thompson 34th on its list of Top 50 Sportscasters of All Time.[1]

His other jobs besides the Orioles include these:

References[change | change source]

  1. ASA's Top 50 Sportscasters of All Time
  2. Thompson, Chuck & Beard, Gordon. Ain't the Beer Cold!. South Bend, IN: Diamond Communications, Inc., 1996.