Originally Posted by TDog
Many White Sox fans from those days still dislike LaRussa and remember Harry Caray and Jimmy Piersall fondly, but posterity at large will remember Tony LaRussa as a baseball genius, Harry Caray as a drunk, if not an occasionally racist drunk, and Jimmy Piersall as crazy. And I'm not so sure that isn't a fair analysis.
LaRussa is a hall of famer, Caray is also. Problems with alcohol they both had. How you can say that one will be remembered as a baseball genius and the other a drunk baffles my mind.