- Bobby Del Greco
Robert George Del Greco (born
April 7, 1933in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) was an Outfielderfor the Pittsburgh Pirates(1952 and 1956), St. Louis Cardinals(1956), Chicago Cubs(1957), New York Yankees(1957-58), Philadelphia Phillies(1960-61 and 1965) and Kansas City Athletics(1961-63).
He helped the Yankees win the 1957 American League Pennant. Del Greco was a speedy, defensively sound player. The Yankees acquired him to fill in for
Mickey Mantlein the late innings.
Del Greco played his last major-league game for the Phillies in May 1965 and remained in the minor leagues through 1967. Following his retirement from baseball, he went to work as a delivery driver for
The Pittsburgh Press. Del Greco threw batting practice for the Pittsburgh Piratesuntil the early 1990s.
His son, Robert, is an attorney who has been involved in a number of high-profile cases in Pittsburgh.
Del Greco grew up in Pittsburgh's Hill District and was signed by the hometown Pirates. They traded him to the Cardinals on May 17, 1956 in a deal that brought center fielder
Bill Virdonto Pittsburgh.
In nine seasons he played in 731 Games and had 1,982 At Bats, 271 Runs, 454 Hits, 95 Doubles, 11 Triples, 42 Home Runs, 169 RBI, 16 Stolen Bases, 271 Walks, .229 Batting Average, .330 On-base percentage, .352 Slugging Percentage, 697 Total Bases and 29 Sacrifice Hits.
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