Del Ennis

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Birthday
8, 1925
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Feb 8, 1996 (71)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
8, 1925
Birthplace
Philadelphia, PA
Death Date
Feb 8, 1996 (71)

About

Three-time MLB All-Star who helped the Philadelphia Phillies win the National League pennant in 1950.

Before Fame

He starred as a fullback for Olney High School's football team in Philadelphia before making the decision to pursue a baseball career.

Trivia

He held the Philadelphia Phillies franchise record for career home runs until 1980.

Family Life

He raised six children with his wife Liz.

Associated With

He held the Philadelphia Phillies career home run record for 24 years until Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt surpassed him in 1980.