Sports · August 3, 2022

Longtime Dodgers announcer Vin Scully has died at 94

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Longtime Los Angeles Dodgers announcer Vin Scully died Tuesday at the age of 94.

Scully was the Dodgers’ primary broadcaster from 1950, when they played in Brooklyn until her retirement in 2016.

The Dodgers announced his passing on Twitter late Tuesday evening, in which Dodgers President and CEO Stan Kasten released the following statement:

Darryl Strawberry n.  44 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is interviewed by Vince Scully before the start of a Major League Baseball game against the New York Mets around 1991 at Shea Stadium in the Queens borough of New York City.  Strawberry played for the Dodgers from 1991 to 1993.

Darryl Strawberry n. 44 of the Los Angeles Dodgers is interviewed by Vince Scully before the start of a Major League Baseball game against the New York Mets around 1991 at Shea Stadium in the Queens borough of New York City. Strawberry played for the Dodgers from 1991 to 1993.
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“We lost an icon. Vin Scully of the Dodgers was one of the greatest voices in all sports. He was a giant man, not just as a broadcaster, but as a humanitarian. He loved people. He loved life.” He loved baseball and the Dodgers. . And he loved his family. His voice will always be heard and etched in all our minds forever. I know he was looking forward to joining the love of his life, Sandi. Our thoughts and prayers go. out. “to his family during this very difficult time. We will truly miss Vin.”

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Retired Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully speaks left during a pre-game ceremony honoring language broadcaster Jaime Jarrin who introduced him to Dodger Stadium's Ring of Honor at Dodger Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Los Angeles, California .

Retired Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully speaks left during a pre-game ceremony honoring language broadcaster Jaime Jarrin who introduced him to Dodger Stadium’s Ring of Honor at Dodger Stadium on September 2, 2018 in Los Angeles, California .
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