Reggie Smith

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Birthday
2, 1945
Birthplace
Shreveport, LA
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
2, 1945 (age 74)
Birthplace
Shreveport, LA

About

Switch-hitting outfielder who tallied 314 home runs and was selected to seven All-Star teams during his 17-year career.

Before Fame

He won a batting title in the minor leagues before becoming the starting center fielder for the Boston Red Sox.

Trivia

He was the hitting coach for the USA baseball team that won a bronze medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Family Life

His father Lonnie was a catcher for one season in the former Negro League.

Associated With

He starred in the same outfield as Hall of Fame slugger Carl Yastrzemski with the Boston Red Sox.