Reflecting Back On The Heartfelt Ceremony For Don Zimmer

Rays Open 2015 By Retiring Don Zimmer‘s #66 The Tampa Bay Rays will retire Don Zimmer‘s #66 in a ceremony at Tropicana Field prior to their Home Opener against the Baltimore Orioles. He passed away on June 4, 2014 at

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Rays Set to Retire Don Zimmer’s Uniform on Opening Day

The Tampa Bay Rays will retire uniform No. 66 in honor of the team’s longtime senior advisor Don Zimmer in a pregame ceremony at Tropicana Field on Monday, April 6 when the Rays open the season against the Baltimore


Joe Maddon Sets Lofty Short Term Goal For Rays

When many others see the negatives is in the Rays record which is currently 15 games under .500 at 24-39 Manager Joe Maddon looks it as an opportunity to do something really unique in the game of baseball.


Jim Leyland Talks About Rays Don Zimmer

Jim Leyland says that Rays Don Zimmer was more than just a character that he was a brilliant baseball mind.


Joe Torre Reflects On Life Of Rays Don Zimmer

Joe Torre spoke to the media this afternoon about his friend Don Zimmer. He opened his statements by saying, "I hired a coach who became a family member."


Tommy Lasorda Shares His Memories Of Rays Don Zimmer

Tommy Lasorda roomed with Don Zimmer while the two were with the Brooklyn Dodgers organization. Lasorda was in town to honor his friend who passed away Wednesday at the age of 83.

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Sports Talk: LeBron’s Cramp, Rays’ Woes, Bucs Prepare for Mini-Camp

We’re excited to debut our first episode of Sports Talk with our Bucs Insider, Jenna Laine and our Assistant Editor, Amanda Borges! In today’s episode, the girls talk about LeBron’s muscle issues from last night’s NBA Finals, how the Rays are

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VIDEO: Don Zimmer’s Legacy and the Tampa Bay Rays

News Talk Florida and Sports Talk Florida's Jenna Laine talks about Don Zimmer's legacy on baseball and the Tampa Bay Rays

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An Ode to Don Zimmer: An American Original

Don Zimmer passed away on June 4th, 2014 due to kidney and heart ailments at the age of 83. A baseball lifer, Zimmer’s career in professional baseball lasted an astounding 66 years, from 1949 up until his death. He

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Evan Longoria Reacts To The Passing Of Don Zimmer

The Tampa Bay Rays lost for the ninth time in a row Wednesday night, but the story of the evening was the passing of baseball legend Don Zimmer. He died at the age of 83. Listen to the face