Darryl Strawberry

Baseball Player Darryl Strawberry Full Name: Darryl Strawberry
Nationality: American

Profession: Baseball Player
Why Famous: Throughout the 1980s and 1990s, Strawberry was one of the most feared sluggers in the MLB, known for his prodigious home runs and his intimidating presence in the batter's box. He won one World Series with the New York Mets (1986) and three with the New York Yankees (1996, 1998, 1999).

Born: 12th March, 1962 (54 years old)
Star Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

Married Life

  • 1985-01-05 Baseball player Darryl Strawberry (22) weds Lisa Andrews
  • 1993-10-15 Baseball player Darryl Strawberry (31) divorces Lisa Andrews after more than 8 years of marriage
  • 1993-12-03 Baseball player Darryl Strawberry (31) weds Charisse Simon (26)
  • 2006-10-01 Baseball player Darryl Strawberry (44) weds Tracy Boulware

Historical Events in the Life of Darryl Strawberry

  • 1980-06-03 NY Mets draft Darryl Strawberry, 18, #1
  • 1987-01-29 Lisa files for separation from husband NY Met Darryl Strawberry
  • 1987-03-14 NY Met Darryl Strawberry charges Red Sox pitcher Al Nipper during spring training exhibition game, causes bench clearing brawl
  • 1987-07-03 NY Met Darryl Strawberry threatens teammates Wally Backman & Lee Mazzilli for criticizing his play
  • 1989-03-02 NY Met Darryl Strawberry swings at teammate Keith Hernandez
  • 1990-02-03 Darryl Strawberry voluntarily enters Smither Center for Alcohol rehabilitation
  • 1990-11-08 Darryl Strawberry signs 5-year contract with LA Dodgers
  • 1994-03-03 US Internal Revenue Service investigates baseball player Darryl Strawberry
  • 1994-04-04 LA Dodger Darryl Strawberry begins substance abuse treatment
  • 1994-04-08 Darryl Strawberry enters Betty Ford clinic
  • 1994-12-08 Darryl Strawberry indicted on tax evasion charges
  • 1994-12-18 Darryl Strawberry pleads not guilty on tax evasion charges
  • 1995-02-06 Darryl Strawberry suspended from baseball for 60 days
  • 1995-04-24 Court orders Darryl Strawberry to pay back $350,000 in taxes
  • 1995-06-19 NY Yankees announce agreement with Darryl Strawberry
  • 1995-08-04 Darryl Strawberry joins the NY Yankees
  • 1996-07-28 NY Yankee Darryl Strawberry hits his 300th HR

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