- Sports & Recreation
By The Sports Xchange January 22, 2013 4:13 PM
One of the greatest pitchers in Dodgers history is returning to the organization. Hall-of-Famer Sandy Koufax, who pitched for the team in Brooklyn and Los Angeles, has been hired as a special assistant to chairman Mark Walter. He'll work with Dodgers pitchers in Spring Training and to serve as a consultant throughout the season. The 77-year-old spent 12 years in the major leagues and went 165-87, including a 111-34 from 1962-66. He retired at 30 having won three Cy Young Awards and thrown four no-hitters.