Broadcasting http://kplu.org en Dave Niehaus 'life celebration' Saturday at Safeco Field http://kplu.org/post/dave-niehaus-life-celebration-saturday-safeco-field <p>The Seattle Mariners will hold a “Public Celebration of Life” for late broadcaster Dave Niehaus tomorrow.&nbsp; Scheduled start is just after&nbsp;1 p.m. Saturday at Safeco Field.&nbsp;</p><p>Family, players and close associates will pay tribute to Niehaus, the only play-by-play announcer the team has ever had.&nbsp; He died of a heart attack last month at the age of 75.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 10 Dec 2010 19:45:53 +0000 KPLU News Staff 341 at http://kplu.org Dave Niehaus 'life celebration' Saturday at Safeco Field Dave Niehaus dies, voice of the Seattle Mariners http://kplu.org/post/dave-niehaus-dies-voice-seattle-mariners <p><span class="article-content"><span>Seattle Mariners broadcaster Dave Niehaus, who became the living embodiment of the franchise in his 34 years behind the microphone, has died. Niehaus passed away after suffering a heart attack at his Bellevue home on Wednesday, according to his family. He was 75 years old.</span></span><span class="article-content"><span> </span></span></p> Thu, 11 Nov 2010 14:31:40 +0000 Gary Davis 120 at http://kplu.org Dave Niehaus dies, voice of the Seattle Mariners