On November 12, 2008 — Lou Piniella wins the National League Manager of the Year award after leading the Cubs to the postseason for the second consecutive season. The fiery skipper also won the AL honor in 1995 and 2001 while managing in Seattle.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference November 12
National Pastime November 12
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
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