Sparky Anderson: Hall of Fame baseball manager Sparky Anderson dies at 76. - latimes.com: "Sparky Anderson dies at 76; Hall of Fame manager of Cincinnati Reds, Detroit Tigers
The Dorsey High standout was the first baseball manager to lead teams from both the National and American leagues to World Series titles. He began in the majors by guiding a young Cincinnati team to become the Big Red Machine in the 1970s.
Sparky Anderson as manager of the Cincinnati Reds in 1974. (Associated Press)"