Cubs manager Don Zimmer has reportedly died at age 83. | Sun-Times file photo
Tony Gonzalez of Phils steals second in second inning as ball (arrow) sails past Don Zimmer for an error on Cub catcher El Tappe. Ernie Banks moves in to back up play and Umpire Vinnie Smith makes call.
New York Yankees' Joe Torre, right, talks with Tampa Bay Devil Rays' Don Zimmer during MLB baseball batting practice Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2006 at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) ORG XMIT: NYY103
CHARLIE DRESSEN DODGER MANAGER AND DODGER PLAYERS DON ZIMMER AND JOHN ROSEBORO LOOK AT HEADLINE IN PAPER WHICH STATES DODGER CONTRACT VOID.
Boston Red sox coach Don Zimmer meets son tom St. Louis Cardinals catcher, before yesterday's game.
New York Yankees bench coach Don Zimmer wears a combat helmet withthe Yankees logo on it while Yankees' Chuck Knoblauch is at bat during game two of the AL division series against the Texas Rangers Thursday, Oct. 7, 1999, in New York. Zimmer was hit by a foul ball off Knoblauch during game one on Tuesday. (AP Photo/New York Post, Spencer Burnett) ORG XMIT: NYY117
Chicago cubsâ Ryne Sandberg smiles as he greets third base coach, Don Zimmer on his way home in the sixthe inning in Philadelphia 6/1 after hitting his second home run of the night. This one came with Bob Dernier on base. He also hit one in the fifth inning.
Third base coach Don Zimmer welcomes Ryne Sandberg around third base after his first of two home runs yesterday against the Dodgers. The cubs won 10-4.
Art Williams, third from left, watches as manager Don Zimmer of the San Diego Padres makes a point in Los Angeles Dodgersâ 3-2 victory over San Diego Monday night. It was the first time a black umpire had worked a National League baseball game. Says Williams: âI was nervous.â
New York Yankees manager Joe Torre, right, and bench coach Don Zimmer watch seventh-inning action against the Forida Marlins in Game 6 of the World Series Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003 in New York (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) ORG XMIT: NYY136
New York Yankees bench coach Don Zimmer is put into an ambulance following Game 3 of the American League Championship Series between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox, Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, at Fenway Park in Boston. Zimmer was thrown to the ground by Red Sox's Pedro Martinez during an altercation in the fourth inning. The Yankees won, 4-1. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) ORG XMIT: BXF143
Cub manager Don Zimmer gets into a hot & heavy arguement with HP ump Jim Quick.....batter Dwight Smith hit a slow roller up the first base line.
Manager Don Zimmer and pitcher Greg Maddux question umpire Tom Hallion's call on a close play in the third inning. Todd Benzinger was called safe on the play.
Cubs manager Don Zimmer argues with home plate umpire Jim Quick on balls and strike calls on his pitcher Schiraldi.
Dave Owen is tagged out running back to third by padre catcher Terry Kennedy in the 3rd after Owen tried to score on a grounder to the pitcherÉOwen had tripled to reach third coach Don Zimmer and third baseman Craig Nettles look on.
ST. PETERSBURG, FL - MARCH 31: Desmond Jennings #8 of the Tampa Bay Rays comes up to shake hands with Don Zimmer, a senior advisor with the of the Rays, during Opening Day ceremonies before the start of the Rays' game against the Toronto Blue Jays on March 31, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 477579533
ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS JUNE 13-14--FILE--New York Yankees' Tino Martinez, center, is restrained by coaches Don Zimmer, left, and Chris Chambliss, right, after being involved in a bench clearing fight with the Baltimore Orioles May 19, 1998 at Yankee Stadium in New York. When Armando Benitez drilled Martinez in the back with a fastball he violated a sacred but unwritten rule of baseball etiquette, of when it's OK to throw at a batter. The beaning raised questions about what's allowed and what is not allowed in the art of beanballs. (AP Photo/John Dunn) ORG XMIT: NY178
Tampa Bay Rays senior baseball advisor Don Zimmer rides in a cart before a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays Monday, March 31, 2014, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara) ORG XMIT: OTKCO127