Tom Lasorda

Tom Lasorda

About Tom Lasorda

Thomas Charles 'Tommy' Lasorda (born September 22, 1927) is a former Major League baseball player , who has had a lengthy career in sports management . In 2009, he marked his sixth decade in one capacity or another with the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers organization, the longest non-continuous (he played one season with the Kansas City Athletics) tenure anyone has had with the team, edging Dodger broadcaster Vin Scully by a single season. He was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame as a manager in 1997.

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