Jack Brickhouse (1916 - 1998) Baseball Broadcaster. Announcer for Chicago Bears, Cubs and White Sox. No baseball broadcaster has televised as many games as Jack Brickhouse. In August, 1983, Brickhouse was inducted into the media wing of the Baseball Hall Of Fame.
On Saturday we saw a melding of the two, as Chicago Cubs pitcher Jeff Samardzija -- himself a former high-level football player -- watched Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler throw out the first pitch at Wrigley Field. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images