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Rays pay tribute to Don Zimmer

Updated: June 7, 2014, 8:31 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Joe Torre, Tommy Lasorda and Jim Leyland were among the many friends and family members at Tropicana Field on Saturday to celebrate the life of longtime baseball man Don Zimmer.

The tribute was held before the Rays dropped a 7-4 decision to the Mariners.

Zimmer, a senior adviser for the Rays, died Wednesday at 83 in a hospital in nearby Dunedin.

Both teams wore Zimmer's No. 23 Brooklyn Dodgers jersey as they lined up along the foul ...

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