TV commercial for National Mentoring Month (2005)
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Tommy Lasorda of the Los Angeles Dodgers | Tom Lasorda
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
"Back when I broke in [as a player] we had one trainer who carried a bottle of rubbing alcohol and by the end of the seventh inning he had drunk it all." (on the large number of doctors and medical specialists associated with baseball teams in the 1990s)
At the 2001 All Star game, while acting as honorary 3rd base coach, Vladimir Guerrero
's bat broke and hit Lasorda in the chest, knocking him to the ground. Barry Bonds
tried to put a catcher's chest protector on Lasorda to protect him from further injury.