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Willie Randolph

MLB Second Baseman and Manager Willie Randolph

Profession: MLB Second Baseman and Manager

Nationality:
United States of America
American

Why Famous: During an 18-year baseball career, he played from 1975 to 1992 for six different teams, most notably the New York Yankees.

Born: July 6, 1954
Birthplace: Holly Hill, South Carolina, USA
Age: 66 years old

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

Historical Events

  • 1975-12-11 Great Yankee trade getting Willie Randolph, Dock Ellis & Ken Brett from Pirates for George "Doc" Medich
  • 1990-06-11 Nolan Ryan pitches his 6th no-hitter beating Oakland, in 9th he retires Ken Phelps, Rickey Henderson & Willie Randolph (all ex Yanks)

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