Tommy Lasorda

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New York Post
Jesse Orosco talks World Series and having little kids imitate himJohnson. A: Great communication with his players. He was always supporting us
Jesse Orosco talks World Series and having little kids imitate him
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
Johnson. A: Great communication with his players. He was always supporting us so well. Q: What was it like playing for Tommy Lasorda with the Dodgers in 1988? A: Tommy was more rah rah. Davey was more just kick back. There’s not many times... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
PASCAL: Douillette has a jam-packed summer aheadthe California Hall boasts a well-recognized cross-section of current members,
PASCAL: Douillette has a jam-packed summer ahead
The Sudbury Star / Posted 4 days ago
the California Hall boasts a well-recognized cross-section of current members, among them Dan Fouts, Bill Walton and Tommy Lasorda. After playing two years with the North Bay Trappers (OPJHL), Fox was drafted first overall in 1976 by the... Read more
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ESPN
Will Cards, Dodgers get on track to add to their playoff history?runs in 1985. There was the TV graphic that said Smith had never hit a home run
Will Cards, Dodgers get on track to add to their playoff history?
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
runs in 1985. There was the TV graphic that said Smith had never hit a home run left-handed, and then bam. Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda debating in the dugout whether he should walk Clark, and pow. And poor Tom Niedenfuer. The stakes were not... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Are Red Sox hitters making the shift obsolete?always tracked where balls tend to go, except that it used different color magi
Are Red Sox hitters making the shift obsolete?
The Providence Journal / Posted 12 days ago
always tracked where balls tend to go, except that it used different color magic markers and not spreadsheets. Earl Weaver, Tommy Lasorda and even Casey Stengel knew what hitters would hit what pitches and where. They just weren’t born with USB... Read more
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Daily Journal
Remembering highlights of a happy lifesuch as, Sandy Koufax, Roy Campanella, Don Drysdale, their announcer, Vin Scull
Remembering highlights of a happy life
Daily Journal / Posted 14 days ago
such as, Sandy Koufax, Roy Campanella, Don Drysdale, their announcer, Vin Scully, and many personal chats with the manager, Tommy Lasorda. I remember the day my wife passed away in 1995 — a day I will never forget. I was fortunate enough, after 15... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sewickley Academy improving for home stretchhas 16 RBIs to go along with a .417 batting average. The Panthers' outfield is
Sewickley Academy improving for home stretch
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
has 16 RBIs to go along with a .417 batting average. The Panthers' outfield is led by senior Martin Tancer and juniors Tommy Lasorda and Ryan Brown. Heck said the outfield trio may be one of the best in the WPIAL. “Any ball that can get caught... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dodgers Dugout: Pitching help is just a phone call awaymaking $119,000 at the time. Because of his size (5-11,170), previous shoulder
Dodgers Dugout: Pitching help is just a phone call away
Los Angeles Times / Posted 19 days ago
making $119,000 at the time. Because of his size (5-11,170), previous shoulder problems and questionable stamina, Manager Tommy Lasorda and other Dodger officials, including the medical staff, didn't see Martinez as a successful starting... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Renting a car in Mexico? Tips on risks, insurance and steering clear of scamsare undeterred by my tales of hairy spiders, marauding donkeys and questionable
Renting a car in Mexico? Tips on risks, insurance and steering clear of scams
The Seattle Times / Posted 20 days ago
are undeterred by my tales of hairy spiders, marauding donkeys and questionable cops, consider what legendary Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda was quoted as saying: “Baseball is like driving. It’s the one who gets home safely that co... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
On the Spot: Is renting a car in Baja the best use of your time and money?undeterred by my tales of hairy spiders, marauding donkeys and questionable cop
On the Spot: Is renting a car in Baja the best use of your time and money?
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
undeterred by my tales of hairy spiders, marauding donkeys and questionable cops, consider what legendary Dodgers Manager Tommy Lasorda was quoted as saying: “Baseball is like driving. It's the one who gets home safely that counts.” Have a travel... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, April 28, 2016sake. What more could you ask for a speaker who would remind the players of bas
Email letters, April 28, 2016
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 27 days ago
sake. What more could you ask for a speaker who would remind the players of baseball? I attended the JUCO banquet when Tommy Lasorda spoke. I remember his speech. It was directed to all athletes in that Tommy reminded us that, no matter what... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rick Sutcliffe has high praise for Jake Arrieta and his winning streakSutcliffe's streak started after a loss to the Dodgers in which his unsuccessfu
Rick Sutcliffe has high praise for Jake Arrieta and his winning streak
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
Sutcliffe's streak started after a loss to the Dodgers in which his unsuccessfully tried to prove that manager Tommy Lasorda was wrong in saying he didn't belong in the majors before trading him to the Indians. "I threw 98 pitches, and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Mattingly confronts old issues in return to Los Angelesthe sixth Dodgers manager in the last 100 years to face the team after leaving.
Mattingly confronts old issues in return to Los Angeles
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
the sixth Dodgers manager in the last 100 years to face the team after leaving. Part of that is due to Walter Alston and Tommy Lasorda accounting for nearly 43 seasons. Mattingly preferred to dwell on the accomplishments of his time with the... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
How will Don Mattingly be receieved when he returns to Dodger Stadium?DENVER >> Soon, maybe even Monday, Tommy Lasorda will appear on the video board
How will Don Mattingly be receieved when he returns to Dodger Stadium?
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
DENVER >> Soon, maybe even Monday, Tommy Lasorda will appear on the video board during a game at Dodger Stadium. The fans will cheer the 88-year-old Hall of Famer as they always do. He’s still the last man to manage to the Dodgers to a World... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
How will Don Mattingly be receieved when he returns to Dodger Stadium?DENVER >> Soon, maybe even Monday, Tommy Lasorda will appear on the video board
How will Don Mattingly be receieved when he returns to Dodger Stadium?
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
DENVER >> Soon, maybe even Monday, Tommy Lasorda will appear on the video board during a game at Dodger Stadium. The fans will cheer the 88-year-old Hall of Famer as they always do. He’s still the last man to manage to the Dodgers to a World... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
How will Don Mattingly be receieved when he returns to Dodger Stadium?DENVER >> Soon, maybe even Monday, Tommy Lasorda will appear on the video board
How will Don Mattingly be receieved when he returns to Dodger Stadium?
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 30 days ago
DENVER >> Soon, maybe even Monday, Tommy Lasorda will appear on the video board during a game at Dodger Stadium. The fans will cheer the 88-year-old Hall of Famer as they always do. He’s still the last man to manage to the Dodgers to a World... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Blue Jays falter in extra innings on passed ball with bases loadedWhen games used to reach the bottom of the ninth with the score tied, Hall of F
Blue Jays falter in extra innings on passed ball with bases loaded
Calgary Sun / Posted 1 months ago
When games used to reach the bottom of the ninth with the score tied, Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda would yell into the Dodgers dugout: “We got ’em now ... we get two at-bats for every one they get.” The Baltimore Orioles didn’t score in the... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Al Avila Discusses St. Thomas University: MLBTR College SeriesHuizenga, who was buying the Marlins. They both put in a good word for me. I ha
Al Avila Discusses St. Thomas University: MLBTR College Series
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 1 months ago
Huizenga, who was buying the Marlins. They both put in a good word for me. I had other relationships in the game, like Tommy Lasorda through my dad. Peter O’Malley was the Dodgers’ owner at the time – and I had interned with them. So I had some... Read more

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