Vin Scully Honored With Baseball Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award
September 5, 2014 at 3:40 PM (PT)
Outgoing MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Commissioner BUD SELIG's visit to DODGER STADIUM in LOS ANGELES TODAY (9/5) included the presentation of the Commissioner's Historic Achievement Award to DODGERS TV and radio voice VIN SCULLY. SCULLY is the 14th recipient of the honor and the second non-player after JACKIE ROBINSON's widow RACHEL ROBINSON.
SELIG said, “VIN SCULLY is a treasure of the National Pastime. From BROOKLYN to LOS ANGELES, from JACKIE ROBINSON through HENRY AARON and from SANDY KOUFAX through CLAYTON KERSHAW, VIN has depicted the history of the DODGERS and the timeless beauty of our game with class and grace. MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL is honored to commend VIN SCULLY’s 65 years of excellence.”