Andre Dawson

MLB Star Andre Dawson

Profession: MLB Star

United States of America

Biography: Played in the MLB for 21 seasons, 10 of which were for the Montreal Expos, where he set several franchise records. He won the Most Valuable Player Award in 1987.

Born: July 10, 1954
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, USA
Age: 68 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Cancer

Historical Events

  • 1981-09-21 MLB Philadelphia Phillies lefthander Steve Carlton strikes out NL record 3,118th (Andre Dawson)
  • 1985-09-24 Montreal Expo Andre Dawson is 9th to get 6 RBIs in an inning (5th), and joins Willey McCovey to hit 2 HRs in an inn twice
  • 1987-04-29 Chicago Cub Andre Dawson hits for cycle
  • 1987-11-18 Cubs Andre Dawson is 1st player from a last-place club to win an MVP
  • 1990-05-22 Andre Dawson receives a record 5 intentional walks in a game
  • 1990-09-22 Andre Dawson steals his 300th base & is only player other than Willie Mays to have 300 HRs, 300 steals & 2,000 hits
  • 1995-06-16 Marlins outfielder Andre Dawson hits his 400th NL career HR (429)
  • 1997-07-06 Montreal Expos retire Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder Andre Dawson's uniform #10

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