Former Braves manager and Hall of Famer, Bobby Cox, was hospitalized with a possible stroke, a report by Zach Klein, Action News
according to Klein's report.
Cox was kept overnight in a hospital near Atlanta. The state of his condition was not revealed.
Braves officials did not immediately return a message from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution looking for confirmation or comment.
Cox attended the Pregame ceremonies in front of the Braves. House opener Monday evening.
Cox served as general manager and longtime manager for the Braves. He led the team from 1978 to 1981 and again from 1990 until 2010 when he retired. He also led the Blue Jays for several years and was from 1986 to 1989 GMs of the Braves.
Cox led the Braves to 14 division titles from 1991 to 2005, including the 1995 World Series Championship. Throughout his career, he made 4,505 games and set a record of 2,504-2,001 (.556).
Cox was four-time manager of the year, winning both the national and American league titles.
After his retirement, the Braves retired his No. 6. In 2014 he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. along with former Braves pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine.
Cox was in the front office position after retiring from the Braves.
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