Lasorda released from hospital

Executive hopes to attend NLCS Game 3 at Dodger Stadium

Lasorda released from hospital

LOS ANGELES -- Dodgers legendary executive Tommy Lasorda was released from a local hospital on Monday after a 10-day convalesence to recover from back and shoulder issues.

The 89-year-old Lasorda, a Hall of Fame former manager of two World Series champions and currently senior advisor to chairman Mark Walter, told club officials he was hoping to attend tonight's Game 3 of the National League Championship Series between the Dodgers and Cubs at Dodger Stadium.

Ken Gurnick has covered the Dodgers since 1989, and for MLB.com since 2001. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.