Vin Scully Makes Even Stories About Crack Pipes Endearing

Detroit is out in Los Angeles for interleague play tonight, which means America's most valuable treasure Vin Scully has the opportunity to discuss some players he doesn't often see. One Tiger Vin's plenty familiar with is former Angels outfielder Torii Hunter, and the Dodgers announcer took his third inning at-bat… » 4/08/14 11:09pm 4/08/14 11:09pm

Vin Scully Call Of 5.1 Quake Proves He Can Get Us Through Any Disaster

A 5.1 magnitude earthquake shook Los Angeles tonight during the late innings of an Angels-Dodgers spring training game at Chavez Ravine. Vin Scully, on the call as always, took it in stride and reminded us we'd really prefer to get all our natural disaster news from the baseball legend. » 3/29/14 12:45am 3/29/14 12:45am

Here's Vin Scully Calling Don Larsen's Perfect Game 57 Years Ago Today

On Oct. 8, 1956, in Game 5 of the World Series, Don Larsen took the mound at Yankee Stadium against the Brooklyn Dodgers and threw what remains the only perfect game in MLB postseason history. Behind the microphone in the broadcast booth that day was 28-year-old Vin Scully, already in his seventh season as the voice of … » 10/08/13 5:17pm 10/08/13 5:17pm

No, Women Of San Francisco, Vin Scully Does Not Want A Free Hug

Vin Scully, the figuratively and literally immortal Dodgers announcer, came out Tuesday night as an amiable hug Grinch as he described an encounter he had — or, more precisely, avoided — with a platoon of comely young women who were offering to wrap their arms around his torso and apply gently compressive force. » 9/25/13 7:40pm 9/25/13 7:40pm

Bench-Clearing Brawl Erupts Between Dodgers And Padres, Then Erupts…

Benches cleared in San Diego tonight after a Zack Greinke pitch hit Carlos Quentin on the arm, leading the Padres outfielder to charge the mound and spark a lengthy delay that resulted in several ejections and an irate Matt Kemp. » 4/12/13 12:27am 4/12/13 12:27am

When Vin Scully Starts Quoting Dylan Thomas, You Pay Attention

We can all agree Vin Scully is a national treasure, but if anyone dares to question that status, you just have them consider who else would be classy and confident enough to start throwing out Dylan Thomas lines in the more dramatic moments of a Giants-Dodgers NL West showdown with playoff implications on the line.… » 10/03/12 10:15am 10/03/12 10:15am

Of Course There Was An Awesome Rainbow On Vin Scully's Bobblehead Night

Some pictures don't require any extra explanation. This incredible shot of legendary Dodgers announcer Vin Scully accepting his own bobblehead doll, as he marvels at a blazing rainbow in the skies beyond right field, is one of them. Another strong nominee for sports photo of the year, I'd say. » 8/30/12 10:35pm 8/30/12 10:35pm

Los Angeles Sports Anchor Suggests Vin Scully Should "Get His Shit…

Vin Scully delighted us all in announcing this weekend he'll return for a 64th season in the Dodgers' broadcast booth. We're looking forward to another season of Vin telling humorous anecdotes and bowdlerizing profane managerial outbursts. » 8/27/12 9:45am 8/27/12 9:45am

Vin Scully's Bowdlerized Translation Of Jim Tracy's Meltdown Tonight Is…

Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully is a national treasure for myriad reasons, but we saw just one facet of his abilities tonight, when umpires declared a liner off Shane Victorino's bat to have been trapped by Rockies center fielder Dexter Fowler. It would have been the third out of the inning, and it sent Colorado… » 8/07/12 1:03am 8/07/12 1:03am

Vin Scully Trying To Describe The Twitter Sounds Exactly What You'd…

I love Vin Scully, and he deserves all kinds of credit for doing his darnedest to keep up with the times at age 84. That said, I'd also love to hear how his producer tried to describe Shane Victorino's tweet when the producer suggested Scully ought to read it on the air, which Scully does in the video below. I imagine… » 8/01/12 2:00pm 8/01/12 2:00pm

Vin Scully Can Even Make Bobbleheads Seem Cool Again

Major League Baseball's enduring fascination with bobbleheads is, by and large, played out by now, but we'll grant an exception for this August 30, when the Dodgers hold their first-ever Vin Scully Bobblehead Night and give away this reasonable likeness of the Hall of Fame announcer, now in his 63rd year of calling… » 5/29/12 10:20pm 5/29/12 10:20pm