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Happy birthday, Jaime Jarrin

By Mark Langill

As one grows older in an ever-changing world, it’s natural to seek comfort and reassurance through security blankets and familiar surroundings. The occasion of Jaime Jarrin’s birthday today not only provides an excuse to salute the Spanish voice of the Dodgers, but also marvel at the staying power of both Jarrin and the kid from Fordham University. 506 more words

Happy birthday, Vin!

Our biggest birthday wishes to the peerless Vin Scully. And to Ross Porter too …

– Jon Weisman


“Now let’s get back to the game.” When Vin Scully utters those words it means he just told a delightful between-innings story about how Matt Morris met his wife, (a Chicago Cub sportswriter) or the World Champion Brooklyn Dodgers of 1955. 477 more words

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I Married a Captain and King :)

Okay, so it is not exactly what others might think… me marrying this ‘king.’

It is kind of ironic how the wallflower of highschool wound up with this man of substance.   835 more words


Vin Scully's parting advice for Zev Yaroslavsky

From Kevin Roderick at L.A. Observed:

Here is the Vin Scully video I mentioned from Monday night’s Disney Hall send-off to Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky, who leaves office on December 1.

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Will the Dodgers Front Office Log Jam Help Them Field a Better Team?

Stan Kasten
Andrew Friedman
Farhan Zaidi
Josh Byrnes
Gabe Kapler
Ned Colletti

Is it just me or is the new collection of executives the Dodgers are collecting puzzling? 786 more words

High School Football: The P.A. Professional

When he was a student at Tulare Union, Harry Kargenian often barged into the counseling office to talk about Redskin athletics to anyone who would listen to him. 1,241 more words