Joe Morgan cause of death – Samuel Laundon dead : obituary – tributes
- Date of death: October 12, 2020
- Age: 77-year-old
- Cause of death: unconfirmed
How did Joe Morgan die? – Cause of Death
Hall of Fame second baseman Joe Morgan, a key member of the Cincinnati Reds’ famed Big Red Machine, died Sunday. He was 77.
Morgan died at his home in California, a family spokesman told The Associated Press on Monday.
He had struggled with various health issues in recent years, including a nerve condition, a form of polyneuropathy.
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Joe Morgan tributes
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Cincinnati Reds wrote;
The Reds are heartbroken to learn of the passing of baseball legend Joe Morgan.
The Reds are heartbroken to learn of the passing of baseball legend Joe Morgan. pic.twitter.com/zBoQ2gHZys
— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) October 12, 2020
“The Reds family is heartbroken. Joe was a giant in the game and was adored by the fans in this city,” CEO Bob Castellini said in a statement. “He had a lifelong loyalty and dedication to this organization that extended to our current team and front office staff. As a cornerstone on one of the greatest teams in baseball history, his contributions to this franchise will live forever. Our hearts ache for his Big Red Machine teammates.”
“Major League Baseball is deeply saddened by the death of Joe Morgan, one of the best five-tool players our game has ever known and a symbol of all-around excellence,” MLB commissioner Rob Manfred said in a statement. “Joe often reminded baseball fans that the player smallest in stature on the field could be the most impactful.”
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