Dodgers Legend Tommy Lasorda Has Died At 93
Tommy Lasorda, a legend of Dodgers baseball, has died at the age of 93, the team said today.
With huge personality, Lasorda was a kind of ambassador to baseball and served the franchise for seven decades. From a non-descript pitcher to a World Series-winning manager to special adviser (and major cheerleader), LaSorda's imprint on the team cannot be overstated.
He died of sudden cardiopulmonary arrest, according to the team.
He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Jo, their daughter, Laura, and granddaughter Tess.
We will have more on his life and legacy throughout the day.