The way it is often told, Red Barber was the best in his time.
He was a natural, they said. Born to broadcast and born to relate the stories of Jackie Robinson and the Brooklyn Dodgers to the masses. 354 more words
“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
Today is the 75th anniversary of the first televised baseball game. Mark Langill wrote about it for the August issue of Dodger Insider magazine. (Click the image to enlarge.)