Milwaukee Braves, 1953-1963Eight-time All-Star catcher who excelled both at and behind the plate. Spent 11 seasons in Milwaukee following two years of military service in the Korean War. Belted 15-plus home runs in eight consecutive seasons and won four Gold Glove Awards. Led N.L. in throwing out base stealers in five different seasons. Also led N.L. catchers in assists a record-tying six times and in fielding percentage four times. Finished career ranked fourth among N.L. catchers in home runs (175) and games caught (1,430). Caught N.L. record three no-hitters. Managed the Milwaukee Brewers from 1972-1975.
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|Date Added||Monday, November 4th, 2019 at 7:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||16T E 420990 N 4764504|
|Decimal Degrees||43.02911667, -87.96980000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 1.747', W 87° 58.188'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 1' 44.82" N, 87° 58' 11.28" W|
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