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RIP Sparky Anderson

http://www.usatoday.com/sports/baseb...son-obit_N.htm

He used to play for the Fort Worth cats as well as all the MLB stuff.

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RIP Sparky....

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RIP Sparky, a real baseball legend...and a genuinely good guy from all I've ever heard.
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For some reason I expected him to be a lot older. There will be a lot of baseball greats that start dropping in the near future.

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For some reason I expected him to be a lot older. There will be a lot of baseball greats that start dropping in the near future.
Same here. I can't remember the exact year but this is from the late 80's and he already looks old.

(Late 80s would put him at 52-55)


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I saw they put him in hospice yesterday and that he passed today... RIP Sparky
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Same here. I can't remember the exact year but this is from the late 80's and he already looks old.

(Late 80s would put him at 52-55)

He looks 76 there!

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Same here. I can't remember the exact year but this is from the late 80's and he already looks old.

(Late 80s would put him at 52-55)

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Rest In Peace Sparky, great coach!
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