The Sorest Loser That Ever Lived

Earl Weaver died last night. Weaver was the ultimate manifestation of The Baseball Manager for me as a kid. Way more than Martin. Just a bit more than Lasorda. The character he painted in my mind is unlike any other: Weaver was THE Manager. I hated him. And loved watching Yankees-Orioles games more than any other.

“I think there should be bad blood between all clubs.”

Yes, indeed. Make sure to read Alex Belth’s excerpt.

3 comments… add one
  • when i read the title of this post, i thought we’d be discussing bill belichick

    dc January 21, 2013, 11:39 am
  • The funny thing is that when the Pats win he’s no different.

    attackgerbil January 21, 2013, 6:37 pm
  • um, well, he doesn’t duck an interview, if you can call it that, when he wins..but yea, the evasive not-answer is consistent win or lose

    dc January 21, 2013, 11:15 pm

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