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Earl Weaver

Dead at 82

1/19/2013 4:10 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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0119-earl-weaver-gettyEarl Weaver, the Hall of Fame manager of the Baltimore Orioles, passed away early this morning of an apparent heart attack. He was 82. 

Weaver, according to reports, was aboard an Orioles fantasy cruise in the Caribbean when he collapsed in his room at around 2:00 AM. Doctors were unable to revive him.

As manager of the O's from 1968-1986, Weaver won six division titles, four American League pennants, five 100-win and one World Series championship. His nickname was "The Earl of Baltimore."

Weaver was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1996.

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Peacefulezfeelin    

As a lifelong Orioles fan, I have long dreaded the day when I would have to pour some of my 40 on the ground for Earl. This old dude was pure entertainment to watch back in his day.

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USA#1    

R.I.P. Earl Weaver. You were a great manager and human being.

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Areader    

Earl Weaver was one heckuva a manager!

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Spicy mag    

Who? Some old dude died?

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anon    

R.I.P. Mr. Earl Weaver.

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5Louie    

RIP Earl the best manager there was best platoon use of players . Great use of players in tight games skillful .was a joy to watch him try to manage Jim Palmer two of the best at what they did . RIP always missed

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trynaNJesse    

Rip

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KanyeWest    

RIP brother

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stewart14izmyman    

Rip Earl you are truely missed

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25.

Classylady    

Thats where all that tanning get u. White women

639 days ago
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Classylady    

Latinos rock

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Classylady    

All that tanning and skin cancer be happy with yourself. White men and women learn from this. He was 82 but looked 102. Sheesh. When will they learn. Latinos rock

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