Vin Scully will be on Twitter on Monday December 3, 2012

I can’t wait till Monday at 9:30 a.m. PST when Vin Scully takes over the @Dodgers twitter account  for 30 minutes to answer questions from fans.   You must use the hashtag #AskVin to post questions.  

Mr. Scully celebrated his 85th birthday on Thursday. Steve Dilbeck of the Los Angeles Times checked in on Scully to see what he was doing for the occasion, to which Scully replied: “It’s quiet and peaceful, and I’m reading a good book — ‘Unbroken,’ by Laura Hillenbrand — on this soft day”.  

When I read that quote above from Vin, I could hear him in my mind saying it.  

Here is a favorite picture of Vin Scully and Jaime Jarrin taken by Jon SooHoo.     Mr. Scully has covered the Dodgers for the last 63 years.   Senor Jaime has covered the Dodgers for last 54 years.   We are truly blessed  listening to these two treasures.

 Now what can I ask Vin?    I did ask a question when Vin  was a guest at the Baseball Prospectus Dodger Stadium event.    

Here are some of the questions that have been submitted to @Dodgers #AskVin :

What is your favorite Fernando Valenzuela moment? And what baseball book would you recommend?

How many hours of prep work do u do before a game & do u prefer to work alone in the booth or with a color commentator?

From my friend Arturo: “Which Dodger Championship team would be your most memorable one?  

In Field of Dreams did you have a script or ad-lib?

As an aspiring broadcaster what can I do to make it big time?  I’d like to just like you and do play by play my whole life.

Should questionable players from the steroid era be voted into Cooperstown? 

I am sure that by tomorrow there will be plenty of more questions submitted, mines included.  

 

 

Let’s  see if we can get Vin Scully trending tomorrow.

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