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1 Stanghazi  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 9:36:06am

EPIC.

RIP Earl.

2 aagcobb  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 11:59:46am

Pitching, defense and 3 run homers. Earl knew how to manage a baseball team.

3 Stanghazi  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 2:15:50pm

[Link: www.buzzfeed.com…]

Pie chart from Buzzfeed showing the 94 times Earl was ejected from a ball game.

18.28% - Miscellaneous

4 Stanghazi  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 2:18:28pm

Miscellaneous reasons included, but not limited to:

Shredded rulebook
Smoking in dugout
Piling dirt on second base in argument
Bumped umpire
Arguing over second visit to mound by opposing manager
Threw equipment over called third strike
“Constant arguing”

haha, he was great.

5 nines09  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 3:23:33pm

Earl was a treat. He took arguing with an Umpire to almost an art form. Joy to watch and a class act. “Don’t worry, the fans don’t start booing until July.” RIP Earl.

6 HappyWarrior  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 5:22:36pm

A legend. He was doing a lot of the “Moneyball” stuff we hear about now before Billy Bean even entered professional baseball. RIP Earl and thanks for the winning tradition you cemented with our beloved Orioles.

7 Cap'n Magic  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 5:22:55pm

This Earl Weaver’s Manager’s Corner is a hoot. (Warning: NSFW)

8 HappyWarrior  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 5:28:46pm

re: #7 Cap’n Magic

This Earl Weaver’s Manager’s Corner is a hoot. (Warning: NSFW)

Yeah guys. This is Earl at his best. Terry Crowley was by the way still the Orioles hitting coach as of a couple years ago heh. Earl’s just joking around from what I understand in the video. Crow was actually a very good pinch hitter.

9 aagcobb  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 6:36:14pm

And now Stan Musial has passed. What a sad day for baseball.

10 Mich-again  Sat, Jan 19, 2013 11:03:42pm

re: #2 aagcobb

Pitching, defense and 3 run homers. Earl knew how to manage a baseball team.

Earl loved 3 run homers. I remember that. And he had Yaz and Eddie Murray so he saw a lot of them.


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