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SOXfnNlansing
09-28-2007, 03:16 PM
http://mlb.mlb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20070928&content_id=2236708&vkey=news_mlb&fext=.jsp&c_id=mlb

KANSAS CITY -- Two weeks were left in Buddy Bell's managerial tenure and the Royals were enduring a tough September. But they .......................

Oblong
09-28-2007, 05:01 PM
Bell's a classy guy. Last Sunday the Tigers made a special announcement to acknowledge his, and his family's contributions to the game of baseball and that he was stepping down. He got a standing ovation. Everything I've read about him mentions that he's a nice guy. I'm glad to read his wife's ok. I recall she had breast cancer a few years ago.

The Immigrant
09-28-2007, 05:03 PM
Buddy lost his nephew in the war a couple of years ago. He's gone through some tough times.

jackbrohamer
09-30-2007, 11:48 AM
Bell was always a class act, and an outstanding player. Unfortunately for him he had some truly miserable teams as manager. I wish him luck in the future