One of the most iconic voices in all of sports has passed away at the age of 94. Vin Scully, longtime Dodgers play-by-play announcer, died on Tuesday.
Scully spent an incredible 66 years behind the microphone for the Dodgers – starting in 1950 when the team was still in Brooklyn, and finally retiring in 2016.
He also called nationally televised games for CBS and NBC – including iconic moments like Kirk Gibson’s walk-off home run in the 1988 World Series and Dwight Clark’s “The Catch” in the 1982 NFC Championship Game.
In a statement, the Dodgers wrote “Vin Scully was the heartbeat of the Dodgers — and in so many ways, the heartbeat of all of Los Angeles.