"No words could have properly expressed what that powerful imagery did."
“Scully passed away this past summer, and the impact of the Dodgers brodcaster’s death was felt both locally and abroad.”
Gleason recently announced his retirement and will be stepping down in a little less than five months and has been with WBBM since November 2005
Baseball has lent itself to some of the greatest ‘catchphrases’ to ever grace radio and television.
There will never be another Vin Scully. In school, I was taught to never write or speak in absolutes. I’m willing to risk the F here:...
Manager Dave Roberts hopped on the microphone and led the crowd in saying Scully's signature open, "It's time for Dodger baseball."
Demetri Ravanos and Andy Masur discuss the style and legacy of Vin Scully following his death earlier this week. ITunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/media-noise/id1203576506?i=1000569222383 Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/1meEteEjZbXWt4j9SjoY6A?si=YDFfVLC4Q1Sc-imAztuHLw iHeart: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/269-media-noise-99061203?cmp=ios_share&sc=ios_social_share&pr=false&autoplay=true Google:...
Scully was part of the best broadcasters that know how to use that extra pause for added emphasis and let a story breathe for a moment.
I have always been fascinated by the process and effort involved in reporting the passing of a celebrity or public figure.
Thank you for your graciousness and for the gift you bestowed upon all of us. I wish you a peaceful rest.