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#pounditTuesday, September 28, 2021

Sparky Anderson Once Went on Legendary Rant Filled with F-Bombs

Legendary manager Sparky Anderson sadly died Thursday due to complications because of dementia. Sparky became the first manager to win a World Series in both leagues, winning two titles with the Reds and then a third with the Tigers. He was said to be self-deprecating and didn’t want to set foot into the Hall of Fame feeling he was unworthy of the honor.

The Dorsey High product, who I knew best as the longtime manager of the Tigers, once went on a legendary rant littered with cuss words. Ben Maller pointed out the rant and by goodness, is it epic. This one sets a record for highest percentage of cussing. This baby is NSFW and unsuitable for Ray Allen’s ears. It’s a must-listen if you’ve never heard it:

For those of you keeping track at home, here’s the cuss word scoreboard:

    > F-Bombs: 18
    > S-Bombs: 7
    > A$$: 3
    > ***k sucker: 1
    > SOB: 1

Now that was freaking impressive.


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