Bob Sheppard, legendary Yankees announcer, dies at 99

bob-sheppard-yankees.jpg Bob Sheppard, the public address announcer for the New York Yankees for more than half a century, has died.

Sheppard, who was often referred to as the "Voice of God," died Sunday (July 11) at his home on Long Island with his wife at his side, the AP reports. He was 99.