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Vin Scully

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  • Jim Murray, April 17, 1961

     
    April 17, 1961: Jim Murray pulls together a column of various items, including this line about Vin Scully, who is “the only redheaded broadcaster I know who makes a ball game sound like a ball game and not the end......
  • How to fix the Dodgers disaster: Give the team a Hollywood makeover

     
    I once went to a Dodgers game with a showbiz big shot who knew Frank McCourt, so we ended up sitting with Frank and Jamie in the owner's box. The most amazing part of the experience was walking around the......
  • Getting a piece of the Dodgers' action, one Angeleno at a time: Could my wish finally come true?

     
    Can I say "I told you so"? More than seven years ago, just as Frank McCourt was being talked up as the new Dodgers owner, I was beating the drum for public-share ownership of the team. Well, what do you......
  • Are you a true Angeleno? What’s your proof?

     
    Hector Tobar grew up in Los Angeles. And he has some pretty firm opinions about what it is to be a true Angeleno. In his Friday column, he's made a list, spanning driving habits and freeway names and love of......
  • Fact-checking Michele Bachmann: What good is it?

     
    I know I'm late weighing in on this, but watching Michele Bachmann's officially unsanctioned State of the Union response Tuesday night, I was reminded of a quip by Dodgers announcer Vin Scully: "Statistics are used much like a drunk uses......
  • Baseball: Mike Stanton has good taste

     
    Former Sherman Oaks Notre Dame outfielder Mike Stanton, who just finished his rookie season with the Florida Marlins, sure has a good role model. He made the following comment on his Twitter page: "Happy birthday to Vin Scully. Thank you......
  • John Wooden exhibit is one worth being in a hurry to see

     
    The miniature bottle of tabasco sauce might have elicited a smile from the coach who said "it's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen." The bottle is exactly where John Wooden left it, lodged among......
  • Lakers blog profile: Wilbur Post grew up idolizing Jerry West

     
    This is the sixth post in a weekly series that helps you get to know members of the L.A. Times Lakers blog community. Feel free to send submissions to mgmedin@gmail.com. Screen name: Wilbur Post, Mister Ed Real name: (with mug shot optional) Norm Decker...
  • Question of the day: How far should a partisan broadcaster go in supporting a team? [Updated]

     
    Reporters from around Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Chris Dufresne, Los Angeles Times The Arkansas radio person fired for wearing......
  • Vin Scully to return for 62nd season with Dodgers

     
    Tribune News Services Vin Scully will return to the broadcast booth to call Los Angeles Dodgers games next year for his 62nd season. The team said Sunday that the 82-year-old Hall of Famer will call all home games and road games against National League...
  • Vin Scully is staying with Dodgers for another season

     
    Many in L.A. breathed a sigh of relief Sunday morning after the Dodgers announced that Vin Scully would remain for another season. The Times' Kevin Baxter has the Vin Scully story here. As The Times' T.J. Simers reported, announcer Scully,......