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Re: RIP Vinny!
Posted by DPITTS
on 8/3/2022, 2:02 pm, in reply to "RIP Vinny!
Very well stated!!! He was a big part of my life as well. I can still remember getting home from school to listen to the very first Dodger game with Vin and Jerry!!! They were the VERY BEST!!!
Vin Scully was a part of my life growing up in the 60s and 70s. He and Jerry Doggett were the voices of the Dodgers. Vin was not just a great broadcaster, he was one of the true class individuals. His love of the game came through in all of his broadcasts. I know Giant fans, who hated the Dodgers, but always held a great respect for Vin. Vin and Jerry always did great interviews with key players after each game. If the Dodgers lost, that interview would be with a player from the opposing team. Always great interviews, and allowed us to know the players better.
Vin will be truly missed. Certainly, he lived a long and full life. Still a sad day.