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Thurman Munson

Thurman Munson

Position(s):
C, OF, RF, DH, 1B, 3B, LF
Nicknames:
Tugboat, Squatty Body, The Walrus
Born:
June 7, 1947
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Height:
5' 11"
Weight:
190 lbs
Major League Debut:
8-08-1969 with NYA
Allstar Selections:
1970 ROOK, 1973 GG, 1974 GG, 1975 GG, 1976 MVP
Award:
Rookie of the Year
Year:
1970
Award:
Gold Glove
Year:
1973
Award:
Gold Glove
Year:
1974
Award:
Gold Glove
Year:
1975
Award:
MVP
Year:
1976
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1976 World Series, 1978 ALCS, AL MVP 1976, All-Star, Baseball History, Gene Michael, Gold Glove, Johnny Bench, Mel Stottlemyre, New York Yankees, Reggie Jackson, Ron Guidry, Rookie of the Year Award, Thurman Munson

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