Thursday, November 4, 2010

R.I.P. Sparky Anderson

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1934-2010

Major League manager for 26 seasons (Cincinnati Reds-9, Detroit Tigers-17)

With the Reds: 863-586 - 4 Pennants (1970, 1972, 1975, 1976) and 2 World Series titles (1975, 1976).
With the Tigers: 1331-1248 - 1 Pennant (1984) and 1 World Series title (1984).

First manager in major league history to win World Series titles in both leagues.

Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2000.

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