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April 15, 1985 | Steve Wulf
Chuck Tanner was smiling. At the time, his Pirates, last in the NL East in '84, were 1-10 in spring training. Injuries had beset six key players, and George Hendrick, the big bopper acquired from St. Louis in the...
August 27, 1984 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Tony LaRussa, youthful White Sox manager, on baseball wisdom imparted to him by veteran major league pilot Chuck Tanner: "When I first became a manager, I asked Chuck for advice. He told me, 'Always rent.' "
May 14, 1984 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
•Brian Blados, North Carolina offensive tackle and first-round draft choice of the Cincinnati Bengals, to reporters who seemed preoccupied with his 6'4½", 295-pound frame: "You guys measuring me for a suit or something?"
August 08, 1983 | Steve Wulf
April 04, 1983 | Steve Wulf
He was the first player in the Pirate clubhouse every morning. He'd run a mile and then spend half an hour on a stationary bicycle. He worked as hard as any of his teammates, and if fitness and Dave Parker had been...