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Tommy Lasorda has passed.
Fri Jan 08, 2021 1:36 pm

Re: Tommy Lasorda has passed.
Fri Jan 08, 2021 4:57 pm
  • What?I thought he made it after 7 weeks..
    I know he loved the game,I couldn't stand L.A tbh
    but that guy was the face of it all for so many years.
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Re: Tommy Lasorda has passed.
Fri Jan 08, 2021 11:22 pm
  • I will always remember him coaching third base at Safeco during the 2001 All-Star game, getting knocked over by a foul ball, and the broadcasters playing it about 20 times thereafter. He rolled over and popped right back up.

    I guess it was the bat that got him, rather than the ball.

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Re: Tommy Lasorda has passed.
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:43 am
  • I hated him in the 1970’s and 1980’s as he was severely overexposed (not his fault).
    But as a grew older I actually realized how great of an a Ambassador of baseball he was.
    The all star game moment at Safeco field was a classic.

    Sad he passed.
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