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Sparky Anderson - Chronology

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1934 Born February 22 in Bridgewater, South Dakota
1942 Moves to Los Angeles
1953 Marries Carol Valle
1959 Makes major league debut with Philadelphia
1964 Becomes minor league manager in Toronto
1969 Accepts managerial position with the Cincinnati Reds
1970 Gets first win as a major league manager
1970 Makes first trip to the World Series
1972 Wins National League Manager of the Year
1975 Wins first World Series with the Reds
1975 Named National League Manager of the Year
1978 Fired by Cincinnati
1979 Named Detroit Tigers' new manager
1984 Wins World Series with the Tigers
1987 Wins a division title with the Tigers
1993 Gets his 2,000 career win
1995 Retires from baseball
2000 Inducted into Baseball Hall of Fame
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