Brooks Robinson

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Birthday
18, 1937
Birthplace
Little Rock, AR
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
18, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Little Rock, AR

About

Legendary Baltimore Orioles third baseman and 18-time MLB All-Star who was nicknamed The Human Vacuum Cleaner for his fielding prowess.

Before Fame

He was a paper boy and sold soft drinks at the ball park as a kid.

Trivia

He won the Gold Glove Award sixteen times in a row.

Family Life

He met his wife Connie on a team flight. The two married in October, 1960. He has three sons, Brooks, Chris and Michael, and a daughter, Diana.

Associated With

His statue in Baltimore was erected only yards away from that of Babe Ruth.