Vin Scully receives Icon Award at 2017 ESPYS

Thursday, July 13, 2017 09:16AM
Vin Scully, left, accepts the Icon Award from Bryan Cranston at the ESPYS at the Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 12, 2017, in Los Angeles. ( Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)AP
LOS ANGELES - Retired Los Angeles Dodgers sportscaster Vin Scully received the Icon Award at The ESPYS on Wednesday.

Actor Bryan Cranston, a major Dodger fan, flew in from New York to honor Scully with the award.

The honor is presented to individuals whose careers have left a lasting impression on the sports world.

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Scully retired last fall after calling Los Angeles Dodgers games for 67 years. The 89-year-old Hall of Famer's career was the longest tenure of any broadcaster with a single pro sports team.

Past recipients of the Icon Award are Kobe Bryant, Derek Jeter, Peyton Manning and Abby Wambach.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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