The Dodgers announced Sculley’s death on Tuesday. Scully began working at the Brooklyn Dodgers radio and television booth in 1950 and followed the team to Los Angeles in 1958.
He played for the team for 67 seasons before retiring in 2016, the longest tenure as a single-team announcer in professional sports history.
In addition to calling the Dodgers baseball games, Scully played a number of nationally televised football and golf events for CBS Sports from 1975 to 1982. From 1983 to 1989, he served as NBC Sports’ primary baseball game-by-play announcer.
RIP: Vin Scully Cause of Death and Obituary
Famed Los Angeles Dodgers commentator Vin Sculley died at his home in the Hidden Hills of Los Angeles at the age of 94. While the cause of Ving Scully’s death has not been officially determined, it may have been caused by illness.
Many were puzzled by the news of Scully’s passing and wanted to know more about the circumstances surrounding it and his obituary. Sandra Scully died in the battle for ALS more than a year ago.
During his career, Vin Scully aired 12 MLB All-Star Games and 25 World Series games. Over the years, Scully has aired countless notable moments from the Dodgers.
Baseball fans and Dodgers supporters around the world recall Scully’s 67 years as the face of the Los Angeles baseball team.
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Sandy Koufax’s Perfect Match in 1965 is one of his most famous broadcasts. With three innings left in the ninth, the Dodgers faced the Chicago Cubs, with Koufax in the game.
While studying at Fordham University, Sculley played two seasons as a midfielder on the baseball team. From 1942 to 1945, he had to take a break from his studies to serve in the Navy, when his love for the sport took a turn.
In the 1980s, he was one of the few commentators to be honored by the MLB Hall of Fame. Earlier this year, he received the Baseball Digest Lifetime Achievement Award.
Vin Scully’s Wife and Children
Vince Curley was married twice. Scully married Joan Crawford in 1958. Scully’s wife, Joan Crawford, 35, died of an accidental drug overdose in 1972 after 15 years of marriage.
In 1973, following Joan Sculley’s death, he married Sandra Hunter. Scully and Sandra have two children. At the age of 33, Michael Scully – Scully’s eldest son – died in a helicopter accident while working for ARCO Transport.
Sandra Scully dies at 76 from complications related to ALS. Vin and Sandra were married for 48 years before his second wife Sandra passed away on January 3, 2021, from ALS.