Currently alive, at 96 years of age.
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1922 – Alvin Ralph Dark was born on the 7th of January in Comanche, Oklahoma.
1946-1960 – He played for five National League teams.
1948 – Named the major leagues’ Rookie of the Year with the Boston Braves.
1956 – He was traded to the St. Louis Cardinals.
1957 – Led the NL in putouts and double plays for the third time.
1958 – He was traded to the Chicago Cubs in May.
1960 – In January, he was traded with two other players to the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for Richie Ashburn
1962 – Became the third manager to win pennants with both National and American League teams.
1968 – Hired to manage the Cleveland Indians.
1975 – He was fired after losing the American League Championship Series.
1977 – Dark was hired by the San Diego Padres.