Bert Campaneris - Quotes

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Yankee Stadium, and the Yankees are so famous for Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig, all of those guys. ---->>>

So to get to play for the Yankees was really exciting. Really exciting. ---->>>

Yes, I was in that game where George Brett hit that home run. Billy saw there was too much pine tar on the bat and he went to the umpire, the next thing we knew they were fighting about it. ---->>>

I loved the opportunity to play for the Yankees, too. ---->>>

I've been in eleven no-hitters you know. ---->>>

In 83 I thought we were going to go all the way. We had Roy Smalley, and Steve King, and good players. ---->>>

Well, I wanted to play twenty years in the major leagues. I never made it twenty though. I played nineteen. ---->>>


Nationality: Cuban
Born: 03-09, 1942
Occupation: Athlete

Dagoberto Campaneris Blanco (born March 9, 1942), nicknamed 'Bert' or 'Campy', is a Cuban American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a shortstop for four American League teams, primarily the Kansas City and Oakland Athletics. One of the mainstays of the Athletics' championship teams of 1972 to 1974, he holds the A's franchise records for career games played (1795), hits (1882) and at bats (7180) (wikipedia)