Jeter bringing Sheppard's voice to ASG

Updated: July 11, 2010, 8:13 PM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

SEATTLE -- In a special tribute to legendary New York Yankees public address announcer Bob Sheppard, Major League Baseball will have Sheppard's recorded voice introduce Derek Jeter during Tuesday's All-Star Game.

"It's a great idea," Jeter said. "He deserves it."

Pat Courtney, an MLB senior vice president, confirmed the tribute will be for each of Jeter's at-bats. Although Sheppard has not done public address work since 2007, Jeter has kept the practice of having ...

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