- 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.
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