Larry Bowa

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Birthday
6, 1945
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
6, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
California

About

5-time All-Star shortstop who played 12 seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies, then finished his career with the Chicago Cubs and New York Mets from 1982 to 1985. He became a longtime manager after retirement.

Before Fame

He failed to make his high school baseball team and ended up making a name for himself in college.

Trivia

He retired with more games played than any other shortstop in National League history.

Family Life

He divorced his wife Sheena in 2004. They had one daughter together.

Associated With

He played alongside future Hall of Fame second baseman Ryne Sandberg in the early 1980s.