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Hall of Fame announcer Vin Scully to return for record 62nd season with LA Dodgers

In the autumn of his life, Vin Scully has decided to prolong summer for another year.The 82-year-old Hall of Fame broadcaster said Sunday he'll return to the broadcast booth to call Los Angeles Dodgers games for his 62nd season in 2011 because "when push came to shove, I just did not want to leave."Scully, whose nearly 61 years of service make him the longest tenured broadcaster in sports history, said he made the decision with the blessing of his wife, Sandy, and his five children."With continued health, we'll do next year," he said.He has said that while he loves the job he's had with the team since 1950, when the Dodgers were still in Brooklyn, it's increasingly hard to be away from his wife of 36 years."My wife understood, God bless her," Scully said in the Dodger Stadium press box named for him before a day game against the Cincinnati Reds . "She said, 'You love it, do it,' and so I love it and I'm going to do it."Scully said he considered cutting back his schedule, but at his wif...

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