Thursday, November 04, 2010

Sparky Anderson, R. I. P.

Hall-of-Fame manager Sparky Anderson dies – This Just In - Blogs: "Sparky Anderson who managed three teams to World Series championships died today at the age of 76.

A family spokesman said Anderson died from complications from dementia at a hospice in Thousand Oaks, California.

Anderson managed the famed “Big Red Machine” Cincinnati Reds teams to World Championships in 1975 and ’76 and the Detroit Tigers to a title in 1984."


Todd Mason said...

He was game and dignified on WRKP, which is my major exposure to him.

Todd Mason said...

Or even WKRP. Untie, brethren, untie!

David Cranmer said...

I just watched the old WKRP episode. Funny episode when it gets to the callers.

RIP, Sparky.