Alvin Dark Biography

Alvin Dark

Born: Jan. 7, 1922
Baseball OF and MGR

hit .322 to win the NL Rookie of the Year award in 1948 with the Boston Braves; traded to the N.Y. Giants where he led the league in doubles (41) in 1951; won 994 games as a manager and led the Oakland A's to a World Series win in 1974.

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Sports Stars: D - F