Zimmer played 12 years with the Dodgers, Cubs, Mets, Reds and Senators. He managed for 14 years with the Padres, Red Sox, Rangers and Cubs. He was a bench coach with the Yankees under Joe Torre during their late 1990s run. Zimmer had been serving as a senior baseball advisor for the Tampa Bay Rays since 2004.
He won a total of six World Series, four with the Yankees and two as a player with the Dodgers. 2014 was his 66th season in professional baseball.
Younger fans will remember Zimmer charging Pedro Martinez in the 2003 ALCS, at age 72.
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