When did vin scully start announcing for the dodgers
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This Day In Dodgers History: Vin Scully Announces First Career Game
Vin Scully is an announcer for the Los Angeles Dodgers. He is considered by many to be the greatest broadcaster in history. In , he began his 64th season with the club, the longest affiliation in baseball. He did miss the Dodgers' home opener for the first time that year, fighting a nasty cold that he described as being "only a click away from pneumonia", and then confirmed his return in later that season. In August of , he announced that he would be back in for a 67th and final season behind the microphone. After studying at Fordham University , he served briefly in the U.
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Vin Scully , born Nov. Scully, one of the most-beloved broadcasters in the history of the sport, had announced in August that the season would be his last. He downplayed his retirement with characteristic modesty, but his many fans savoured his final season. Vincent Edward Scully grew up enthralled by sports radio broadcasts, and while he was still in elementary school, he determined to someday become an announcer. Scully made his debut as a major-league announcer in and served as the third announcer for the Dodgers on radio and television, behind Barber and Connie Desmond.