Jim Leyland Talks About Rays Don Zimmer
Former Tigers Skipper Shared His Memories Of Rays Don Zimmer
He spoke about their time at the track which was a common theme among all of Zimmer's friends as he was a big fan of the horses.
Leyland was quick to point out that Zimmer was more than just the lovable character that we have come to know over the last several years. He reminded everyone that Zimmer was a brilliant baseball mind who was known coast to coast - managing both in Boston and San Diego - Chicago to Texas.
He never worried about second guessing himself and always put his teams in the best position to win.
Zim More Than A Character - Was A Great Baseball Man
One Of His Strengths Was That He Rolled With The Times