Chuck Thompson

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Chuck Thompson
Chuck Thompson 1996.jpg
Baltimore M.D. 1996
Born(1921-06-10)June 10, 1921
DiedMarch 6, 2005(2005-03-06) (aged 83)

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.