February 5, 2023

Corridor of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, who retired after 67 straight seasons because the “Voice of the Dodgers” in 2016, handed away Tuesday at age 94.

In an announcement, Dodgers president and CEO Stan Kasten wrote, “We’ve misplaced an icon. Vin Scully was one of many biggest voices in all of sports activities.”

MLB Community Radio (Ch. 89) will honor Scully’s outstanding profession by re-airing the 2016 particular Vin Scully: Voice of Generations on August 3 and 4. Hear from the voices of broadcasting legends comparable to Al Michaels, Marv Albert, Brent Musburger, Scully himself and extra. Subscribers may also stream the particular on the SXM App right here.

Scully additionally spoke with Tom Brady on the Let’s Go! podcast simply final 12 months, asking the quarterback to share his favourite landing cross of all time.

The longest-tenured broadcaster with a single workforce within the historical past {of professional} sports activities, Vin Scully’s profession started within the Nineteen Fifties. Regardless of many adjustments in Dodgers personnel over the a long time, Scully remained the voice of the workforce, opening each sport along with his normal greeting, “Hello, all people, and a really nice good night to you wherever it’s possible you’ll be.” He was born in New York Metropolis, performed on Fordham’s baseball workforce for 2 years, and have become the youngest particular person to broadcast a World Collection sport at age 25. Scully handed away in his Los Angeles space dwelling Tuesday night time, in keeping with the workforce.

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