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Dodgers: Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully falls at home, is 'resting comfortably'

Posted at 9:53 AM, Apr 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-23 12:53:16-04

LOS ANGELES (ABC7) -- Legendary retired Dodger broadcaster Vin Scully remained hospitalized Thursday, recuperating from injuries suffered during a fall in his home.

According to the Dodgers, the 92-year-old Scully fell in his home on Tuesday afternoon.

"He is hospitalized and resting comfortably,'' according to the team.

The extent of his injuries was not disclosed.

In a statement released by the Dodgers, Scully said, "I won't be doing anymore headfirst sliding. I never liked it."

Scully spent 67 seasons as the Dodgers' broadcaster, retiring after the 2016 season.

*Original story by ABC7.