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from the Free Agency Era

For more information on each player, click on his name in the table below.

Sparky Anderson

Tommy Lasorda Whitey Herzog
Sandy Johnson        

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George Lee "Sparky" Anderson 
        MANAGER 1970 - 1995
        (Cincinnati NL, Detroit AL)
        Won 2,194 games - only Mack &
       McGraw have more.  Won 5 pennants
       & 3 World Series - including one
       championship in each league. Appeared
        in 152 games as a player in 1959
        - never played in the "bigs" again.
        
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Thomas Charles Lasorda 
        MANAGER 1976 - 1996
        (Los Angeles NL)
        Pitched in 26 games.  Managed the
       Dodgers for 21 years - winning 1,599 -
       including 4 pennants & 2 Series. 
       Finished 1st or 2nd fourteen times.
        
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Dorrel Norman Elvert
"Whitey" Herzog 

        MANAGER 1973 - 1990
        (Texas AL, California AL, Kansas City AL,
        St. Louis NL)
        In 14 full seasons, finished 1st or 2nd
       ten times.  Won 1,281 games - including
       3 pennants and 1 Championship.  Two
       Series lost went seven.  Played 8 years.
        
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Sandy Johnson 
        SCOUT
        Had 8 players whom he helped sign
       appear in same All-Star game.  Helped
       sign Sammy Sosa, Ivan Rodriguez, Juan
       Gonzalez & the Alomar brothers.
        
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