Don Zimmer returns to Rays

Updated: November 1, 2012, 1:48 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Rays are bringing Don Zimmer back for the 2013 season as a senior adviser, marking his 10th with the Rays and 65th season in professional baseball.

Zimmer, 81, said in a statement Thursday that he couldn't be happier and that the Rays always have been great to him.

The Rays are one of 13 major league teams Zimmer has worn a uniform, and 2013 will help him match the 10 seasons he spent with the New York Yankees for his longest tenure with one club.

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