As the Los Angeles Dodgers and the City of L.A. unveiled Vin Scully Avenue, our Dodgers Nation reporter Ryan Castle caught up with fans who came out to pay tribute to the legendary announcer.
Plus, we announce the winner of our Amazon Fire TV giveaway!
Vin Scully Avenue finally became a reality. The City of Los Angeles along with the Dodgers organization unveiled the new signage on April 11th just in time for the home opener.
Picture perfect. #VinScullyAve
— Los Angeles Dodgers (@Dodgers) April 11, 2016
Over 100 fans came out for the ceremony where Vin Scully received “one more year” chants.
"1 more yr" chants break out #VinScully smiles & says, "After much consideration, no, but thank you very much, I've said almost everything"
— IG: Hernandez_LA (@EHernandezTV) April 11, 2016
Fans paid tribute in a variety of different ways including some interesting artwork:
— Pantone 294 (@Pantone294) April 11, 2016
This Vin Scully piece is done just in time for opening day. This one is on a 16×20 inverted wood canvas with a mixed media border made of baseball cards, artificial turf and baseball leather. The microphone is an antique mix from the 1940s. #dodgers #greenalmada #dodgerstadium #goblue #LA #ladodgers #streetart #streetarteverywhere #vinscully #baseball #mlb #majorleaguebaseball #legend #voice #pasadena #art #streetartistry #stencil #mixedmediaart #mixedmedia #microphone #antique #drip #graffiti #graffitiporn #graffitiart #itstimefordodgerbaseball @jon.soohoo
As Scully enters his 67th and final season with the Dodgers we want to make it memorable. Therefore, with the season underway we are doing a giveaway every Friday!
So far we’ve given away a New Era Hat, Dodgers jersey and this week’s giveaway was an Amazon Fire TV brought to you by our sponsors CollectSuperProducts.com, and we finally have a winner.
The winner is: Shondel Haley
Congratulations Shondel! Make sure you contact us within 48 hours to collect your prize. We will give you all the details on how to set up the ultimate entertainment device in your home!
Thank you to everyone who participated, and if you didn’t win don’t worry we will have another giveaway.
Make sure you watch us on DodgersNation-TV on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and check with us for our giveaway announcements every Friday.