Former infielder who became a bench coach for the New York Yankees and then a senior advisor for the Tampa Bay Rays.He wrote two books about baseball, The Zen of Zim and Zim: A Baseball Life.He briefly played alongside Joe Morgan on the Cincinnati Reds.BEFORE FAME
He entered the MLB with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1954.PERSONAL LIFE
He married his high school sweetheart, Jean, but the couple divorced in 2014. He has a son named Thomas and a daughter named Donna.FUN FACTS
Baseball player Don Zimmer were born on Saturday, birthstone is Garnet, the seaon was Winter in the Chinese year of Goat, it is 2 days until Don Zimmer next birthday.