Earl Weaver, 1930-2013
Hall of Fame Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver passed away last night at the age of 82. He had five 100 win seasons and a World Series trophies to his credit. Mets fans will remember that he was in the opposing dugout for the 1969 World Series.
Here’s a link to the Washington Post’s obituary, and a selection of quotes from and about Earl Weaver from the Baseball Almanac.