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Adcock, Joseph Wilbur

Born: 1927 AD
Died: 1999 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Baseball Player

1927 – Adcock was born in Coushatta, Louisiana on October 30, 1927.

1950 – On April 23, 1950, he made his debut in the field. He was signed by the Cincinnati Reds and played for two years.

1954 – Accomplished a record of making four home runs in a single game.

1956 – Finished second in the National League in terms of home runs, runs batted in and slugging average.

1960 – Adcock was included in the All-Star Team.

1967 – Managed the Cleveland Indians for a year and a minor league team for two years.

1999 – Died in Coushatta, Louisiana at the age of 71 on May 3, 1999.