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Dodgers' Vin Scully Says Next Year Almost Certainly Will Be His Last On TVPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 31 / 15
Longtime Dodgers announcer Vin Scully "expects next year will be his last" in the role, according to Steve Dilbeck of the L.A. TIMES. Scully: "Next year would be the last one. How much longer can you go fooling people? I would be saying, `Dear God, if you give me next year, I’ll hang it up.'" ...
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THE DAILY surveyed each NFL team and their radio partners for the ''97-98 season. The following lists the NFC teams'' flagship radio station(s), number of affils in the network and the cost of a 30-se