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Mike Piazza

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Birthday
4, 1968
Birthplace
Norristown, PA
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
4, 1968 (age 50)
Birthplace
Norristown, PA

About

12-time MLB All-Star and Hall of Famer who set the record for most career home runs hit by a catcher with 396. He retired with a total of 427 home runs between his time as a catcher and in other positions. He is best remembered for his time with the New York Mets and Los Angeles Dodgers.

Before Fame

His father was friends with Tommy Lasorda and Mike became a batboy for the Dodgers.

Trivia

He helped lead the New York Mets to the World Series in 2000 where they lost to their in-state rivals, the Yankees.

Family Life

He grew up in Norristown, Pennsylvania with four brothers.

Associated With

He played alongside Al Leiter on the 2000 New York Mets.