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by Jon Sumple | Posted on Saturday, November 24th, 2012
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Danny Murtaugh led the Pittsburgh Pirates to World Series titles in 1960 and 1971 and was a winner in each of his three full-time stints managing the Pirates. He died in 1976, two months after retiring ... again. (Getty Images)

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Stat sheet: Born with a baseball in hand ... threw ball to dad in delivery room ... left-handed. Played ball until elbow blowout in college ... no clue what to do next ... became a sports writer. Season-ticket holder with Florida Marlins from inaugural season until move to Seattle in 2009 ... learning to love the Mariners.



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