Baseball World Mourns Vin Scully As Legendary Dodgers Broadcaster Passes Away At 94

Legendary Dodgers Broadcaster Vin Scully Passes Away At 94

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Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully has passed away at the age of 94 years old. Scully ws born in the Bronx, New York, on November 29, 1927. By the time he was 23 years old, he was calling baseball games for the Brooklyn Dodgers and remained with the team until 2016.

Scully, who began calling games for the then-Brooklyn Dodgers in the year 1949, undoubtedly established himself as the most iconic voice in the history of Major League Baseball during his astounding 67-year-long broadcasting career.

He didn’t only call games for the Dodgers franchise, though, as Scully called various nationally-televised football and golf events for CBS Sports from 1975 to 1982 and served as NBC Sports’ lead baseball announcer from 1983 to 1989.

Given Scully’s status in the history of MLB, baseball fans of all ages and from all corners of the country took to social media to mourn his passing and celebrate his iconic life and career.

Baseball fans remember the life of Vin Scully, who passed away at 94 years old

Our thoughts are with Mr. Scully’s friends, family, and various loved ones during this difficult time. May he rest in peace.

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