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 Biographical Information
Chuck Thompson announced games for four different organizations, most famously the Baltimore Orioles, beginning in 1949. Thompson was known for his catchphrases "Go to war Miss Agnes" and "Ain't the beer cold." He was honored by the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1993 as a recipient of the Ford C. Frick Award. He also was a broadcaster for the Baltimore Colts of the NFL.