a clue to trivia question posed several days ago is that the actor who played this MLB manager was a significant character in barney miller
XXXXXX pleaded with THIS PERSON N to take over the NAME OF TEAr the remainder of the season. Then 62, and convinced that his on-field career was over, ge reluctantly took the reins on DATE, still in street clothes.
In doing so, he became one of the last MLB managers to wear everyday apparel rather than the club uniform. Unlike Connie Mack, however, he did usually add his team's cap and jacket