Johnny Pesky, Red Sox Icon and Former Barons Manager, Passes Away

Johnny Pesky, iconic Red Sox legend, passed away yesterday, August 13, at age 92.  In additon to his playing career, Pesky also managed and coached in both the majors and the minors, including managing the 1957 Birmingham Barons.

Please see links below:

http://sabr.org/bioproj/person/23baaef3

http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=f410fa9b

http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2012/baseball/mlb/08/13/johnny-pesky-red-sox-obituary.ap/index.html

http://espn.go.com/boston/mlb/story/_/id/8266048/boston-red-sox-player-ambassador-johnny-pesky-dies-92

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~ by rickwood on August 14, 2012.

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