Lamar Johnson

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Birthday
2, 1950
Birthplace
Alabama
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
2, 1950 (age 68)
Birthplace
Alabama

About

First baseman in the major leagues from 1974 to 1982 who later became a hitting coach for various MLB teams including the Brewers and Royals.

Before Fame

He graduated from Wenonah High School in Alabama in 1968.

Trivia

He sang the national anthem before a game in 1977 with the White Sox and went on to hit two home runs in the game.

Family Life

He had a son named Lamar Johnson, Jr.

Associated With

He became the hitting coach for the Milwaukee Brewers beside manager Phil Garner.