Mike Schmidt

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Birthday
27, 1949
Birthplace
Dayton, OH
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthplace
Dayton, OH

About

Philadelphia Phillies All-Star third baseman from 1972 to 1989, who hit 548 career home runs. He was an 8-time National League home run champion and 3-time NL MVP. He was also named 1980 World Series MVP after leading the Phillies to victory over the Kansas City Royals.

Before Fame

He was already signed by an agent at the young age of twelve.

Trivia

He was a 10-time Gold Glove winner and hit 4 home runs in a single game on April 17, 1976.

Family Life

He had two children with Donna Wightman, whom he married in 1973.

Associated With

He played alongside the great Pete Rose on the Phillies.