Undeniably it’s hard to believe that Vin Scully has been absent from the Los Angeles Dodgers’ broadcast booth as long as he has. Without question – he’s the reason I am a Dodgers fan – and the reason many of you are as well.
Equally important, Scully celebrates 92 years of life today. Recently Scully conducted a long interview with David Halberstam of Sports Broadcast Journal. It’s absolutely required reading for you on his big day, but we will trim a few of the highlights for you here.
— Greg Rajan (@GregRajan) November 22, 2019
First – if you’re wondering how his retirement is going – Scully says time flies when you’re relaxed and having fun.
“It’s okay. I thought time would flow slowly and that I would regularly read a couple good books. It’s the other way around. Time flies. My wife Sandy and I have two expressions. One is, ‘Wow, it’s Friday,’ and the other is, ‘Did you see, it’s 5 o’clock!’” We laugh.”
Altogether, it sounds like not a lot has changed for the man of magical voice. Still he holds his wife Sandy near and dear, and he’s still just…