Vin Scully

“As long as you live keep smiling because it brightens everybody’s day.” – Vin Scully

Vin Scully or Vincent Edward “Vin” Scully is an American sportscaster, best known as the play-by-play announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers MLB team. He has been with the team since its days in Brooklyn. Wikipedia

Doolly Noted

  • Born: November 29, 1927 (age 88), The Bronx, New York City, NY
  • Spouse: Sandra Hunt (m. 1973), Joan Crawford (m. 1958–1972)
  • Movies and TV shows: Occasional Wife, It Takes Two, Bluetopia: The L.A. Dodgers Movie, Play Ball!: Official Rules & Regulations
  • Education: Fordham University, Fordham Preparatory School
  • Parents: Vincent Aloysius Scully, Bridget Scully
  • Awards: Sports Lifetime Achievement Award
  • He was responsible for player names returning to the Dodgers’ home jerseys
  • Up until 1995, Vin owned all of the Dodgers Championship Rings except one
  • The Hall-of-Famer does his own extensive research for the stories he tells on the air
  • It was football, not baseball, that provided Vin his career breakthrough
  • BEFORE FAME He worked as a delivery boy and janitor in his early years.
  • He developed a signature introduction to his games: “It’s time for Dodger baseball! Hi, everybody, and a very pleasant good (day/evening) to you, wherever you may be.”
  • Had a brief run with daytime television


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