{}
CLOSE

Now Commenting On:

Scully, Mattingly, Werner to be honored at ceremony

Scully, Mattingly, Werner to be honored at ceremony

|
Scully, Mattingly, Werner to be honored at ceremony
Red Sox chairman Tom Werner, legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully and Dodgers manager Don Mattingly will all be honored at a ceremony in Los Angeles in January.

Werner will receive the Dave Winfield Humanitarian Award for his leadership in the game, while Mattingly is taking home the Tommy Lasorda Managerial Award. Scully, who plans to return for a record 64th season in 2013, will be bestowed with the Bud Selig Executive Leadership Award.

The Professional Baseball Scouts Foundation is presenting the awards at its 10th annual function, the "In the Spirit of the Game" Sports and Entertainment Spectacular. It's scheduled to be held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza on Jan. 12.

Werner, who is no stranger to Los Angeles as a Hollywood producer, will be presented his award by Winfield himself. He and Red Sox principal owner John Henry founded the Red Sox Foundation, which has raised millions for a variety of causes and announced on Wednesday its annual Run-Walk to Home Base event to benefit veterans will be held May 4.

The Professional Baseball Scouts Foundation was established in 2003 to help scouts in need, be it for job loss, illness or financial hardships. More than $1 million has been raised.

Tickets and sponsorship packages for the ceremony are available by phone at (818) 224-3906.

Evan Drellich is a reporter for MLB.com. Follow him on Twitter @EvanDrellich. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

{}
{}
Boys and Girls Club of America

©2014 MLBAM, LP. All rights reserved.

The following are trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball entities and may be used only with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or the relevant Major League Baseball entity: Major League, Major League Baseball, MLB, the silhouetted batter logo, World Series, National League, American League, Division Series, League Championship Series, All-Star Game, and the names, nicknames, logos, uniform designs, color combinations, and slogans designating the Major League Baseball clubs and entities, and their respective mascots, events and exhibitions. Use of the Website signifies your agreement to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (updated May 24, 2013).

View MLB.com in English | En Español