Mel Stottlemyre

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Birthday
13, 1941
Birthplace
Hazleton, MO
Death Date
Jan 13, 2019 (77)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
13, 1941
Birthplace
Hazleton, MO
Death Date
Jan 13, 2019 (77)

About

Former major league pitcher who was selected to 5 career All-Star games and won 5 World Series as a coach. He played 11 seasons in MLB all for the New York Yankees and coached for 23 seasons for various teams.

Before Fame

He joined the major leagues in 1964, when he pitched against Bob Gibson in the World Series.

Trivia

He became a pitching coach for the New York Mets in 1986.

Family Life

His two sons, Todd and Mel Jr., both pitched in the major leagues as well.

Associated With

He was the pitching coach for four World Series-winning New York Yankees teams that were managed by Joe Torre.