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Baseball legend Bob Uecker referees arm wrestling match

Bob Uecker. Photo: Image by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Baseball legend Bob Uecker referees arm wrestling match

By Jay Sorgi. CREATED Mar 28, 2014

He's the 44-year voice of the Milwaukee Brewers, an actor, comedian and forever-searcher for front row seats.

Now, 620WTMJ's Bob Uecker has entered the area of arm wrestling referee.

Before the Milwaukee Brewers-Kansas City Royals preseason baseball game at Milwaukee's Miller Park, Uecker conducted the job of fair and impartial (we assume) judge between a pair of translators for two Japanese baseball players.

As documented by Journal Sentinel Brewers (and sometimes arm wrestling) scribe Todd Rosiak:

Fox Sports' Sophia Minnaert even took a pic.

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A lifelong sports fanatic whose grandfather appeared on a weekly show in the early years of 620WTMJ, Jay was well-groomed for a career with Journal Broadcast Group and WTMJ.