Danny Murtaugh

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Birthday
8, 1917
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Dec 2, 1976 (59)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
8, 1917
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Dec 2, 1976 (59)

About

He spent 29 years with the Pirates as a player and a manager.

Before Fame

In his rookie season, he led the National League in stolen bases (18).

Trivia

The Pirates retired his #40 jersey in 1977.

Family Life

His grandson wrote a memoir called The Whistling Irishman: Danny Murtaugh Remembered.

Associated With

Fred Clarke had a better career coaching percentage with the Pirates.