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
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."
Tampa native Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox and Joe Torre — three of baseball’s most decorated managers — were unanimously selected Monday for induction to the Hall of Fame. La Russa ranks third on the list of all-time managerial victories, trailing