Lon Simmons - Hall of Fame

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THE BAY AREA RADIO MUSEUM
PRESENTS A TRIBUTE TO
HALL OF FAME BROADCASTER
LON SIMMONS

Lon Simmons

Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame

Lon Simmons
Class of 2006

Legendary broadcaster for the San Francisco Giants,
Oakland Athletics and San Francisco 49ers

Wit, raconteur, golfer, blessed with a set of
pipes sent down from the Heavens

His Big-League Career

1957-1980, 1987-1988 San Francisco 49ers
1958-73, 1976-78, 1996-2002 San Francisco Giants
1981-1995 Oakland Athletics
2003-Present San Francisco Giants (Emeritus)

THE JOURNEY UP

1954-1956 Fresno State University (sports play-by-play)

HONORS

2002 Fresno City Hall of Fame*
2004 Ford C. Frick Award, National Baseball Hall of Fame
2006 Inductee, Bay Area Radio Hall of Fame
2006 Glendale Community College Athletic Hall of Fame*

* jointly, with Bill Thompson


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