New York Yankees release official statement on the passing of former coach Don Zimmer

06/04/2014 10:58 PM ET
By New York Yankees Press Release

Don Zimmer passed away on Wednesday, at age 83.(AP)
"Don spent a lifetime doing what he loved. He was an original-a passionate, old-school, one-of-a-kind baseball man who contributed to a memorable era in Yankees history. The baseball community will certainly feel this loss. On behalf of our organization, we offer our deepest condolences to his wife, Soot, their two children and four grandchildren."

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