Results for tag: Bob Sheppard
Posted by: Pinstriped Bible on Jul 13, 2010 at 12:11:54 PM

I have but one personal Bob Sheppard story, and it’s not really mine, but it’s a nice one to think about now that he’s gone. One of my best friends used to work in a high position with the Yankees. He was married during his time there. Working for the Yankees comes with a few perks, and here was his: at the reception after the ceremony, when it was time for the newly married bride and groom to make their first entrance as man and wife, there was a silence as the band quieted. A very familiar voice then echoed from the PA system. “Ladies and gentlemen, your attention please: presenting Mr. and Mrs. John and Mary Smith.” Enter the bride and groom, introduced by the Voice of God. How nice, and apparently how typical, of Mr. Sheppard to take the time to make that