Found March 16, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Tommy Lasorda
Tommy Lasorda is a Dodger legend and a baseball icon, so he can be forgiven for not having the best international accent. As a “global baseball ambassador” for MLB, Lasorda visited the MLB Fan Cave in New York, where he was asked to read some tweets about the ongoing World Baseball Classic. The catch? Some of the tweets weren’t in English. Lasorda was a good sport about it and tried his best to get through some Spanish, Mandarin Chinese and Italian tweets. Check it out in the video below. Your browser does not support iframes.

Tommy Lasorda reads WBC international player tweets (Video)

As a tribute to the World Baseball Classic, the MLB Fan Cave invited baseball ambassador and living legend Tommy Lasorda to read some tweets by international players from the tournament. Naturally, the language barrier led to some humorous results. Your browser does not support iframes. Video via H/T Tyler. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

Tommy Lasorda reads international WBC tweets

Your browser does not support iframes. MLB Fan Cave published another video of "old guy reads tweets," this time starring former Dodgers manager and current "goodwill ambassador" Tommy Lasorda.  (If he's such a goodwill ambassador, couldn't he have done something to stop the Canada-Mexico brawl!)  Lasorda looks like he'd rather be anywhere else...

Tommy Lasorda reads World Baseball Classic tweets in foreign languages (video)

With the international flavor of the World Baseball Classic, some jokester thought it would be a hoot to trot out the 85-year-old Los Angeles Dodgers legend Tommy Lasorda at the MLB Man Cave and have him read tweets about the tournament. But not only tweets in English, but foreign languages as well. To be honest, Mr. Tommy Lasorda looks a bit confused by the whole thing. Lasorda...
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