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WILLIE MAYS

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1950-1973
Positions
OF-2843, 1B-83, SS-2, 3B-1
Born
May 6, 1931  (83.115)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-11 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Fairfield  (Birmingham,AL)
College:
 
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1950 by Nyg 
Full Name
Willie Howard Mays Jr. 
TBC Player ID
14947
MLB Debut
May 25, 1951  (20.019)
Speed
69
Contact
52
Patience
82
Batting
80
Power
90

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TagNotes
3 Homers in a game3x (4hr on April 30,1961)
40 Homers in a Season MLB6x 1954-1955,1961-1962,1964-1965
500 Career Homers660 hr
All-Star Game Most Valuable Player2x 1963,1968
Batting ChampionNL 1954
Gold Glove Award12x MLB (OF) 1957 NL (OF) 1958-1968
Hall of FamersInducted in 1979
HR Leader by FranchiseSan Francisco Giants (646)
Major League All-Star Game20x 1954-1973
MLB 30-30 Club2x 1956-1957
MLB Most Valuable Player2x NL 1964-1965
MLB Rookie of the YearNL 1951
Player of the Month4x May-1958 (AL),Sep-1958 (AL),Aug-1963 (AL),Aug-1965 (AL)
Retired NumbersGiants (#24)
Same Franchise for 15 YearsSan Francisco Giants
World Series ChampionNYG 1954


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