When television producers initially came up with the idea of sticking a mircrophone on players and coaches, one of the first guys to get miked was Tommy Lasorda -- because, simply, he never shut up.
That was roughly 40 years ago, and things haven't changed.
Lasorda was cornered at the Baseball Assistance Team charity event in Manhattan recently and asked about Alex Rodriguez...
I sure as heck hope that there aren’t very many A-Rod stories in the near future. But this one couldn’t be passed up.
Tommy Lasorda just spoke up about the situation, and it’s not something you want to miss. Regardless of how you feel about the whole fiasco, listening to a stodgy old timer give a youngin what how is more unexplainably captivating than Duck Dynasty.
New York, NY -- Despite the blizzard that’s descended upon New York and much of the Northeast, many members of the MLB community gathered today at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel to support the 2014 “Going to Bat for B.A.T.” dinner to raise money for MLB’s Baseball Assistance Team initiative. Before the organization’s 25th annual fundraiser to support its financial...
Tommy Lasorda, the Baseball Hall of Fame manager who made his name with the Los Angeles Dodgers, spent some time with rapper Ice Cube during Monday night's game at Dodger Stadium.
Lasorda posted a photo of himself with Ice Cube on his Twitter account. Lasorda added this caption: "@icecube told me it was a good day. I told him, 'Everyday at Blue Heaven on Earth...
Hyun-Jin Ryu struck out a career-high 12 in a 6-2 win over the Colorado Rockies yesterday in Los Angeles. PSY? He struck out with Tommy Lasorda. Video? Why, yes - there is. Your browser does... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~ http://www.bobsblitz.com
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...
Former Los Angeles Dodgers skipper Tommy Lasorda has had recent health issues. He suffered a heart attack in June, is currently suffering from a bad case of vertigo, and he isn't getting any younger (He's 84), so its pretty normal that he is thinking about what happens when he will die.
Lasorda came up with an odd, yet funny, request when he finally reaches that final pitch...
HERE LIES TOMMY
Dodgers legend Tommy Lasorda recently outlined what unique addition he would like included on his tombstone after he shuffles off this mortal coil.
Former Dodgers managerand baseball ambassador Tommy Lasorda should be fine after reportedly sufferinga heart attack in New York, according to TMZ.com.
The website saidLasorda, 84, was in New York to represent the Dodgers at the MLB draft thisweek but was admitted to a local hospital after suffering what it called amild heart attack.
He is expected to bereleased Wednesday.
MLB legend Tommy Lasorda reportedly suffered what is being described as a "mild" heart attack in New York on Monday.