Leo Durocher

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The Tyee
Rafe Mair: A BC Legend’s Journey of the Soulthe polls by failing to aggressively attack the record of his 2013 opponent Chr
The Tyee / Posted 8 days ago
the polls by failing to aggressively attack the record of his 2013 opponent Christy Clark. “To quote the baseball manager Leo Durocher: ‘Nice guys finish last.’” He worried that economic inequality would tear apart society. “Why is anyone... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
October 7inundated 15 million acres of farmland and officially killed 32 people. [ + -
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
inundated 15 million acres of farmland and officially killed 32 people. [ + - ] 1991: Hall of Fame baseball manager Leo Durocher, who ranked fifth all-time among managers with 2,009 career victories at the time of his 1973 retirement, dies... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
October 7inundated 15 million acres of farmland and officially killed 32 people. [ + -
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
inundated 15 million acres of farmland and officially killed 32 people. [ + - ] 1991: Hall of Fame baseball manager Leo Durocher, who ranked fifth all-time among managers with 2,009 career victories at the time of his 1973 retirement, dies... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
“In Dusty We Trusty” and the fall of 2003It was a measure of the excitement among Cubs fans for the big name manager, ar
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
It was a measure of the excitement among Cubs fans for the big name manager, arguably the biggest since the team picked up Leo Durocher in the 1960s. His “Why Not Us” statement at his introductory news conference invigorated a fan base that had... Read more
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New York Post
New York’s last true underdog in Cleveland featured Willie Mayswould still laugh himself silly just telling the story. It seems that on the mo
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
would still laugh himself silly just telling the story. It seems that on the morning of Game 1 of the 1954 World Series, Leo Durocher had come storming through the door of the home-team clubhouse at the Polo Grounds, his face red with... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Could this be the greatest era of Cubs baseball?from 1930-1939 while claiming three pennants yet couldn’t break through for a W
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 16 days ago
from 1930-1939 while claiming three pennants yet couldn’t break through for a World Series title. From 1967-1972 under Leo Durocher, the Cubs won at least 83 games every season but could never win a pennant or an Eastern Division when the... Read more

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