February 5, 2023

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Yankees, Mets react to death of legendary broadcaster Vin Scully – The Denver Post

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Members of the Yankees and Mets organizations joined the rest of the baseball world on Wednesday in mourning the death of iconic broadcaster Vin Scully.

The long-time voice of the Dodgers died Tuesday. He was 94.

Scully, who entered baseball’s Hall of Fame in 1982, had a decades-long career after joining the Brooklyn Dodgers’ radio booth in 1950, sticking with the organization during its move to the west coast and through the 2016 season, with a host of highlight moments along the way, from Sandy Koufax’s perfect game in 1965 to Joe Carter’s walk-off home run in the 1993 World Series. And, of course, Mookie Wilson’s ground ball through the legs of Bill Buckner in the ‘86 World Series.

Dodgers team president and CEO Stan Kasten called Scully “an icon” and said in a…

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2022-08-03 14:16:52

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