Red Sox Legend Bobby Doerr Dies At 99 - Hank

He was one of "The Teammates", the four Red Sox players immortalized in David Halberstam's book about a lifelong relationship between Red Sox legends. Hall of Famer Bobby Doerr died yesterday at 99. Halberstam's best seller was in an in-depth look into a story the Boston Globe's Dan Shaughnessy wrote about Doerr, Ted Williams, Johnny Pesky and Dom DiMaggio!

Hall of Famer, former Red Sox second baseman Bobby Doerr dies at 99 - The Boston Globe

Hall of Famer and former Red Sox second baseman Bobby Doerr died Monday in Junction City Ore., the Red Sox announced Tuesday morning.

The Teammates

More than 6 years after his death David Halberstam remains one of this country's most respected journalists and revered authorities on American life and history in the years since WWII. A Pulitzer Prize-winner for his ground-breaking reporting on the Vietnam War, Halberstam wrote more than 20 books, almost all of them bestsellers.

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