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Lambert Bartak, 87, once ejected

Updated: November 5, 2013, 6:02 PM ET
Associated Press

OMAHA, Neb. -- The organist who entertained baseball fans for more than half a century during the College World Series -- and who was once ejected from a game for his choice of song during a dispute over a call -- has died.

Lambert Bartak died early Sunday at an assisted living facility in San Diego following a brief illness, according to his son. He was 94.

Starting in 1955, Bartak was invited to play such standards as "Hello Dolly," "You Are My Sunshine" and, of course, "Take Me ...

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