Bobby Cox

Bobby Cox

Bobby Cox, 82, passed away on January 6, 2022, North Mississippi Medical Center in Iuka, MS. Bobby was born April 17, 1939 in Lawrenceburg, TN to the late Ora Cox and the late Irene Wix Cox. He was a MP in the U.S. Army. He was Baptist in belief and loved working in the yard. Bobby especially enjoyed being with his family.
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Bobby Cox update | Why he didn't appear during the World Series

ATLANTA — As the Atlanta Braves enjoyed a spectacular run through the playoffs to their first World Series title in 26 years, many wondered why the team's legendary manager of the last Braves title team never made a public appearance. While the team surely would have loved to bring Bobby...

Georgia Today: Despite stroke, Bobby Cox still a presence for Braves and manager Brian Snitker

Longtime Braves fans know Bobby Cox as one of the winningest managers in baseball history. But they may not know what happened in the decade since he retired that's kept Cox mostly away from games at Truist Park. In 2019 Bobby Cox had a stroke. But the legendary baseball figure remains influential with the team and close to Brian Snitker, the Braves’ current manager. In this week's Georgia Today, we explore how the Braves’ miracle season is in no small part due to their special bond.

Longtime Atlanta Braves Manager Bobby Cox Sells Georgia Farm for $600K

The legendary Atlanta Braves manager Bobby Cox has sold his longtime farm in Adairsville, GA, for $600,000. The former manager and baseball executive, now 80 years old, sold the 17.3-acre North Georgia getaway in late May. He originally picked up the gated and fenced ranch-style home back in 1992 for $75,000, according to public records. The recent sale represents another win for the fiery skipper, who pocketed a respectable profit from the sale.
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An Atlanta All-Star memory featuring two Hall of Famers: Bobby Cox, Greg Maddux

ATLANTA (CBS46) -- For nearly five years CBS46's Fred Khalil hosted “Hardball with Bobby Cox," a half hour show to get the skipper a little extra cash. Just like a college football coach, so many things Khalil heard and discussed were by gentleman’s agreement “off the record.” However, there is one great moment that bears repeating.

Bobby Cox celebrates 80th birthday

Braves legend Bobby Cox, who guided the franchise to the 1995 World Series championship, celebrated his 80th birthday on Friday. In two stints as Braves manager over 25 years, Cox posted 2,149 victories, 14 consecutive division titles and the 1995 World Series title. Cox added 355 victories in four seasons as the manager of the Toronto Blue Jays - making his 2,504 total victories fourth all-time among managers in major league history.

Famous birthdays for May 21: Ronald Isley, Bobby Cox

May 21 (UPI) -- Those born on this date are under the sign of Gemini. -- King Philip II of Spain, who launched the Spanish Armada, in 1527. -- English poet and satirist Alexander Pope in 1688. -- Paleontologist Mary Anning in 1799. -- French painter Henri Rousseau in 1844.