Earl Weaver, Managing Genius

“It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.”–Earl Weaver Managing Genius When I was a kid my dad and my brother Jim were big fans of the legendary Baltimore Orioles manager Earl Weaver.  They thought he was a managing genius. “Earl Weaver managing genius.” I heard that a lot. My dad clearly […]

The Great Earl Weaver

I was sorry to hear the news about Earl Weaver today. I have written about him before. He was a big coaching figure in my childhood. Both my father and my brother regarded him as the brilliant manager of their beloved Baltimore Orioles. As a result I read his book  on baseball strategy which I […]