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Lee MacPhail, former Orioles general manager, dies at 95
Lee MacPhail, former Orioles general manager, dies at 95

Lee MacPhail, a Hall of Fame baseball executive who served as the Orioles' general manager from 1959 to 1965, died Thursday evening at his home in Delray Beach, Fla. He was 95. Mr. MacPhail, who was elected to the Hall of Fame in 1998, represented the middle of a four-generation baseball dynasty. His father, Larry, was also a Hall of Fame executive. His son Andy became the Orioles' top baseball executive from 2007 to 2011 after serving in similar roles for the Minnesota Twins and Chicago Cubs. His grandsons, Lee MacPhail IV and Reed MacPhail, work for the Orioles and Cincinnati Reds, respectively. Larry and Lee MacPhail became the first father-son duo elected to the Hall of Fame,...

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