Tommy Lasorda

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The Advocate
Ben Sheets prepares for induction into Louisiana Sports Hall of Famewhen he tossed a shutout win over Cuba to earn the United States its last baseb
Ben Sheets prepares for induction into Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
when he tossed a shutout win over Cuba to earn the United States its last baseball gold medal in 2000. Team USA coach Tommy Lasorda became so enamored with the Louisiana native during their time together, he even flew into Monroe later on to... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Powerful right arm opened many doors for St. Amant nativehe tossed a shutout win over Cuba to earn the United States its last baseball O
Powerful right arm opened many doors for St. Amant native
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 days ago
he tossed a shutout win over Cuba to earn the United States its last baseball Olympic gold medal in 2000. Olympic coach Tommy Lasorda became so enamored with the Louisiana native during their time together, he even flew into Monroe later on to... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Powerful right arm opened many doors for St. Amant nativehe tossed a shutout win over Cuba to earn the United States its last baseball O
Powerful right arm opened many doors for St. Amant native
The Daily Comet / Posted 2 days ago
he tossed a shutout win over Cuba to earn the United States its last baseball Olympic gold medal in 2000. Olympic coach Tommy Lasorda became so enamored with the Louisiana native during their time together, he even flew into Monroe later on to... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Ryan's Race: Topeka native Ramshaw battling cancer, throws out first pitch at Royals gameafternoon, flanked by his grandfather and uncle, touring the bowels of Kauffman
Ryan's Race: Topeka native Ramshaw battling cancer, throws out first pitch at Royals game
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
afternoon, flanked by his grandfather and uncle, touring the bowels of Kauffman Stadium, meeting Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda, and receiving encouragement from everyone he encountered. “I never could have imagined that I would get to do... Read more
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Business Wire
Steel Sports Advisory Board Members Tommy Lasorda, Bobby Valentine and Eric Karros Lead Youth Baseball Cultural Exchange Program to CubaHERMOSA BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Baseball legends Tommy Lasorda, Bobby V
Steel Sports Advisory Board Members Tommy Lasorda, Bobby Valentine and Eric Karros Lead Youth Baseball Cultural Exchange Program to Cuba
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
HERMOSA BEACH, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Baseball legends Tommy Lasorda, Bobby Valentine and Eric Karros are leading a group of five coaches and 12 youth baseball players aged 13 and under, to Cuba in a cultural exchange program in partnership with... Read more
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Daily Herald
Schaumburg Boomers owner wins Tommy Lasorda awardThe National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame Monday awarded Schaumburg Boo
Schaumburg Boomers owner wins Tommy Lasorda award
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
The National Italian American Sports Hall of Fame Monday awarded Schaumburg Boomers owner Patrick A. Salvi the first ever Tommy Lasorda Legends Award for contributions made to the game of baseball. Salvi, a Chicago trial lawyer, also owns the Gary... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Mariners select Trey Griffey, son of Ken Griffey Jr., in round 24 of the MLB draftthe one semi-nepotism pick that panned out best was the Dodgers selecting Mike
Mariners select Trey Griffey, son of Ken Griffey Jr., in round 24 of the MLB draft
The Seattle Times / Posted 13 days ago
the one semi-nepotism pick that panned out best was the Dodgers selecting Mike Piazza, whose father was a close friend of Tommy Lasorda, in the 62nd round of the 1988 draft. Piazza will be inducted into the Hall of Fame with Griffey thi... Read more
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Orange County Register
Angels effort is apparent, but the season is slowly unravelingThat would mark, by five games, the worst season of Scioscia’s 17 as manager, b
Angels effort is apparent, but the season is slowly unraveling
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
That would mark, by five games, the worst season of Scioscia’s 17 as manager, but this is hardly his fault. I’m sure Tommy Lasorda would have struggled trying to win with a rotation so patched up that a hole keeps springing open every five... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
WSMV Nashville / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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Lake Placid News
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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The News-Herald
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
The News-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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The Morning Journal
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
The Morning Journal / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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Bleacher Report
How Prep Phenom Clayton Kershaw Became a DodgerHochevar, the Las Vegas school system, Jordan Walden, Kershaw's mediocre perfor
How Prep Phenom Clayton Kershaw Became a Dodger
Bleacher Report / Posted 15 days ago
Hochevar, the Las Vegas school system, Jordan Walden, Kershaw's mediocre performance in a state playoff game, subterfuge, Tommy Lasorda, a grand slam in the Seattle Mariners farm system years before and, even, a likely case of racial profiling.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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KTVN Reno
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
KTVN Reno / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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Salon.com
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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Island Packet
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draftcurrent member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those
No clear-cut No. 1 creates intrigue at top of baseball draft
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
current member of its front office representing them at the draft. Among those scheduled to attend are Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda (Dodgers), former All-Stars Ivan Rodriguez (Rangers), Alan Trammell (Tigers), Jesse Barfield (Blue Jays), Ryan... Read more
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TSN
Canadian Baseball Hall of Famer Williams dead at 90seasons with the triple-A Montreal Royals in 1955, playing alongside future Coo
Canadian Baseball Hall of Famer Williams dead at 90
TSN / Posted 17 days ago
seasons with the triple-A Montreal Royals in 1955, playing alongside future Cooperstown Hall of Famers Don Drysdale and Tommy Lasorda. He batted .329 and hit 13 homers. Williams hit .288 and clubbed 126 home runs during his minor-league... Read more
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New York Post
Jeff Hornacek on not dunking, what he won’t tolerate and Knicks belief[as chief baseball oficer for the Diamondbacks]. … The gamesmanship that he wou
Jeff Hornacek on not dunking, what he won’t tolerate and Knicks belief
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
[as chief baseball oficer for the Diamondbacks]. … The gamesmanship that he would play as a coach was fun to watch. I liked Tommy Lasorda, just watching the stuff he did. Joe Torre. … I’m looking at guys that won championships. Those guys stick... Read more
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Orange County Register
Despite his struggles, Julio Urias' debut was a sign of progress for the Dodgershis 20th birthday. Before Friday, the most recent teenage pitcher to start for
Despite his struggles, Julio Urias' debut was a sign of progress for the Dodgers
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
his 20th birthday. Before Friday, the most recent teenage pitcher to start for the Dodgers did so the season before Tommy Lasorda managed his first game – in rookie ball. Were he a college quarterback or point guard, Urias wouldn’t be... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Julio Urias, 19, will make his Dodgers debut Friday and it could be the start of something really bigbaseball minds who believe Urias has the temperament to survive, if not thrive,
Julio Urias, 19, will make his Dodgers debut Friday and it could be the start of something really big
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
baseball minds who believe Urias has the temperament to survive, if not thrive, in this environment. Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda said he sees similarities in the demeanors of Urias and his countryman Fernando Valenzuela, who became a... Read more
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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 1 months 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 1 months 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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