Merle Harmon Passes
April 16, 2009 at 5:19 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of sportscaster MERLE HARMON, who died WEDNESDAY (4/15) in ARLINGTON, TX from complications of pneumonia at 82.
HARMON served as the last radio voice of the MILWAUKEE BRAVES before their move to ATLANTA for the 1966 season and the first radio voice of the MILWAUKEE BREWERS when they moved from SEATTLE in 1970. He also called KANSAS CITY ATHLETICS, TEXAS RANGERS, NEW YORK JETS, KANSAS CITY CHIEFS, and MINNESOTA TWINS games, and worked for ABC and NBC SPORTS.