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Tommy Lasorda on V. Stiviano: "I hope she gets hit with a car"
CBS Sports / The Associated Press ^ | May 7, 2014

Posted on 05/07/2014 9:45:37 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Baseball Hall of Famer Tommy Lasorda says he's not surprised by his friend Donald Sterling's racist remarks. The former Dodgers manager tells West Palm Beach station WPBF after 30 years of friendship with Sterling, "It doesn't surprise me that he said those things. And he shouldn't have said it."

Lasorda also offered his thoughts on the woman Sterling was talking to on the tape, V. Stiviano, saying: "I don't wish that girl any bad luck, but I hope she gets hit with a car."(continued)

(Excerpt) Read more at cbsnews.com ...


TOPICS: Business/Economy; Culture/Society; US: California
KEYWORDS: baseball; basketball; california; clippers; dodgers; donaldsterling; donsterling; losangeles; losangelesclippers; naacp; nba; racism; rochellesterling; tommylasorda; vanessastiviano; vstiviano; westpalmbeach
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Why isn't she already in jail for extortion, blackmail, illegal wiretapping and several other offenses?
1 posted on 05/07/2014 9:45:37 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Lasorda is really a nice guy, much nicer than me. I was hoping she’d get hit several times.


2 posted on 05/07/2014 9:55:25 PM PDT by Reagan‹berAlles (Remember, you can't spell "progressive" without "SS".)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

86 years old, set financially. Free to tell it like it is. Very funny.


3 posted on 05/07/2014 9:59:20 PM PDT by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office.)
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To: Reagan√úberAlles

She’s a plastic-surgery disaster


4 posted on 05/07/2014 10:05:29 PM PDT by PGR88
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I thought she has a strangely shaped face and features.


5 posted on 05/07/2014 10:09:45 PM PDT by Dilbert San Diego
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Tommy...for your own good...http://www.johnspeedie.com/healy/shutup.wav


6 posted on 05/07/2014 10:14:17 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
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To: advertising guy

Are you addressing me, sir?


8 posted on 05/07/2014 10:18:07 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
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To: Reagan√úberAlles
If ANYONE was to get penalized for recordings, it's Lasorda.

Mind you, Lasorda was recorded ON the record, and you've never heard a fouler mouth, but he didn't say anything racist as far as I know.

Having said that, I wish Lasorda well.

When you're 86 you can say whatever you want.

9 posted on 05/07/2014 10:19:08 PM PDT by boop (I just wanted a President. But I got a rock.)
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To: BenLurkin

yep


10 posted on 05/07/2014 10:20:52 PM PDT by advertising guy ( <------------- lotta white in here ------------>)
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To: boop

One little story back in the 70s Lasorda would come to the Phoenix area with the Dodgers for spring training. My buddy was a bat boy for the various teams and this day he was working for the Dodgers.

The Dodgers were up big, like by 7 or 8 runs, and it was the top of the 9th, dodgers in the field. My friend began picking up the loose bats and other stuff and bagging it. (A cardinal sin in baseball as one never assumes a win, no matter what the score or inning—It’ll jinx ya)

Lasorda saw him doing it an exploded all over him, loudly cursing him up one side and down the other using every curse word known to man for about a minute. “Don’t you EVER pick up the blankety blank, blank blankin bats and blankin balls ever again before the end of the blankety blank blankin game!!”

My friend was almost stunned to tears. About 5 minutes later Lasorda came back to him and said: “Hey son, don’t mind me, we ball players are just pretty superstitious....ha ha ha”


11 posted on 05/07/2014 10:28:42 PM PDT by Reagan‹berAlles (Remember, you can't spell "progressive" without "SS".)
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Do you care to explain yourself?


12 posted on 05/07/2014 10:29:26 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
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To: boop

http://www.johnspeedie.com/healy/campanis.wav


13 posted on 05/07/2014 10:32:00 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
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What was that? The volume made me jump, Then it was gone. Was it a famous (or infamous)quote from Lasorda?


14 posted on 05/07/2014 10:33:03 PM PDT by lee martell
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None other. Here’s another classic: http://www.johnspeedie.com/healy/noteasy.wav


16 posted on 05/07/2014 10:39:59 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Lasorda better hope he’s not driving, or it’s not going to look good.


17 posted on 05/07/2014 11:14:27 PM PDT by Berlin_Freeper (Land of the Free and the home of the Brave!)
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To: Reagan√úberAlles

I met Torre when he was still the manager of the Dodgers and Lasorda at Dodger stadium at an executive suite years ago. The dude cusses like a sailor and he can recite the minute by minute Gibson HR in 1988, which made me a Dodger fan.

However, he cusses like a sailor and being a dude who says F’ word occasionally, we bonded LOL. A damn straight shooter and won’t mince words aka he’s non pc.

And yes, I believe in what lasorda said. What she did was plain wrong and this b*tch should be in jail for recording a private conversation.


18 posted on 05/07/2014 11:21:23 PM PDT by max americana (fired liberals in our company last election, and I laughed while they cried (true story))
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I don’t believe California is one of those, from what I’ve been told here.


20 posted on 05/07/2014 11:34:55 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (I will raise $2M for Cruz and/or Palin's next run, what will you do?)
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