Carl Beane dies while driving

Updated: May 10, 2012, 7:54 AM ET

BOSTON -- Boston Red Sox public address announcer Carl Beane, the voice of Fenway Park whose booming baritone called ballplayers to the plate for two World Series champions, died on Wednesday after suffering a heart attack while driving. He was 59.

"We are filled with sadness at this tragic news," Red Sox president Larry Lucchino said in a statement issued by the team, which attributed the death to a heart attack. "His legion of friends with the Red Sox and the media will miss him enormously, ...

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