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January 26, 2015

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Veteran broadcaster remembers Gondo as a loyal friend and partner

Posted 5 years, 9 months ago.

Editor’s note: Ken Korach is the play-by-play broadcaster for the Oakland A’s. Korach, who lives in Henderson, had extensive experience broadcasting in the Las Vegas area. He was Glen Gondrezick’s partner on UNLV basketball broadcasts for 12 years. It’s appropriate that they are having Glen Gondrezick’s memorial service at the Thomas & Mack Center, because the gym is where Gondo was always most comfortable. In fact, the most fitting tribute ...

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Let the fans put their own asterisk on the Steroids Era*

Posted 5 years, 10 months ago.

One of the most unusual weeks of my career came in May 2006, during the lead up to a series between the A’s and Giants in Oakland. Barry Bonds was on the verge of history, and it was a source of great media curiosity how I would approach calling home run number 714, if it came during the series. I am not here to defend Bonds or anyone else implicated ...

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