MLB manager known as Sweet Lou who coached the Mariners for 10 years and then became manager of the Rays and Cubs.
He was an All-American baseball player at the University of Tampa.
He developed a reputation for having a fiery disposition when dealing with MLB umpires.
He married Anita Garcia in 1967 and he has two sons, Derek and Lou Jr., and a daughter, Kristi.
He co-starred with Ken Griffey, Jr. and a number of other baseball stars in the 1994 film, Little Big League.