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Tommy Lasorda was a professional Major League Baseball player but he only lasted 3 seasons. He made his Major League debut on August 5th, 1954 with the Brooklyin Robins and he played for them for 2 seasons but then he played his last season with the Kansas City Athletics. He was a Left-Handed Pitcher who was usually a relief pitcher that came out of the pen for both the Robins and the Athletics. In his career he pitched in 26 games and went 0-4 with a 6.48 ERA. He started 6 games and had 1 save. He pitched 58.1 innings and gave up 53 hits and allowed 49 runs but only 42 of those runs were earned. He gavce up 9 Homeruns but he struck out 37 batters.

In 1973 he became the Third Base Coach for Hall of Fame manager Walter Alston when he was the manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Lasorda became the next manager of the Dodgers after Alston's retirement. His last day as Dodgers manager was June 23, 1996 and he officially retired 6 days later.

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What is the birth name of Tommy Lasorda?

Tommy Lasorda's birth name is Lasorda, Thomas Charles.


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Tommy Lasorda was born on September 22, 1927.


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Tommy Lasorda is 83 years old (birthdate: September 22, 1927).


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fullerton, California


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Roberto Clemente, at least according to Tommy Lasorda.


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Jo Miller from South Carolina. Married 14 April 1950


Whose number 2 jersey was retired by the Dodgers in 1997?

Former manager Tommy Lasorda.


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Who won the National League Manager of the Year Award in 1988?

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What is the name of the team that Tommy Lasorda made his MLB debut with on August 5 1954?

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How many times has Tommy Lasorda lost to the Yankees in the World Series?

As manager of the Dodgers, twice ... 1977 and 1978.


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World Series managers in 1981 were Tommy Lasorda of the Los Angeles Dodgers, and Bob Lemon of the New York Yankees. In 1988 it was Lasorda and the Dodgers again, against Tony La Russa of the Oakland Athletics. Lasorda and the Dodgers won both series.


What year did Tommy Lasorda manage Olympic team?

That was the 2000 Games in Sydney where the U.S. team won the gold medal.