Bob Costas

Longtime baseball broadcaster Bob Costas, left, is presented with a gift by SABR in appreciation of his service to the national pastime during the 29th annual Arizona State University Cronkite Award Luncheon on October 30, 2012, in Phoenix, Arizona. At center is SABR Executive Director Marc Appleman and at right is SABR President Vince Gennaro. The gift was a plaque commemorating the first Major League game Costas ever attended, in 1959 at Yankee Stadium. (COURTESY OF MOLLY SMITH/ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY)