- CF, OF, LF, RF, 1B, DH
- June 15, 1949
- 6' 2"
- 183 lbs
- Major League Debut:
- 9-07-1968 with ATL
- Allstar Selections:
- 1977 NLCS, 1980 SS, 1981 GG, 1981 SS, 1993 Mgr, 1997 Mgr, 2000 Mgr
"If you don't like Dusty Baker, you just don't really like people….Dusty treats you like a man, but also like a friend." Kenny Lofton
"Players make their own success. Managers only put them in a position to do so."
In Baker's first two seasons as Cubs' manager, the team won more games in back-to-back years than they had since 1945-1946.
- 1981 World Series, All Star, Atlanta Braves, Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Reds, Dusty Baker, Gold Glove, Los Angeles Dodgers, NL Manager of the Year, NLCS MVP, Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants, Silver Slugger