Showing 1 - 10 of 40 Stories for Leo Durocher
LEO: UNDER THE SUNSET GUN
When Leo Durocher returned to baseball he talked to reporters at the Dodger's spring-training camp about his new house. "From left to right I have a view of the ...
THE RETURN OF DUROCHER
Baseball's violent Leo is back in uniform after five years, instructing reporters, needling young players and (below) taking part in hilarious games of pepper.
'I TALK REAL POLITE AND NICE'
That is the Leo Durocher who gets cornered by troublemakers, but at 67 he can still flay a hide when he chooses to.
THEY LOVE HERMAN AND WILLIE
But Herman could walk across Salt Lake and still not replace Leo Durocher, the first manager Willie ever had and the only one who ever gave him what he ...
FEUDS, FINALE AND A FAIRY TALE
Rickey replied, 'Leo Durocher.' " A sound erupted from MacPhail that was a cross between the bellow of a lovesick bull and the blast of a diesel locomotive's ...
HORSES, CARROTS AND PIMLICO
His flamboyant personality and belligerence and loud clothes suited that borough exactly, and when MacPhail made Leo Durocher manager—with his pugnacity ...
NO MIRRORS NOW, SIR
But that stormy first marriage and his equally unfortunate unions with sometime Managers Harry Walker and Leo Durocher are mercifully ...
On the road with the 'freaks'
The diary of a San Francisco fan who followed his Giants into hostile territory and through a fateful week
The night the Dodgers got the monkey off their back
Often accused of going into a drugged slumber when the Giants come to town, the Dodgers beat their hated rivals in a critical game and took a big step toward erasing memories of that humiliating '62 collapse