Dark, Alvin Ralph

Born: Jan 07, 1922 AD
Currently alive, at 93 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Baseball Player, Managers

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.




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