Olbermann Pays Tribute To His Departed Mother Marie (VIDEO)

05/07/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Keith Olbermann's mother, Marie, passed away, and he offered a tender tribute to her on his show tonight. Olbermann, while acknowledging her sacrifices and hard work as a parent and school teacher, chose to focus on her extreme passion for the sport of baseball, a passion made famous by an extraordinary event involving Yankees infielder Chuck Knoblauch.


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