Roy Sievers

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Birthday
18, 1926
Birthplace
Missouri
Death Date
Apr 3, 2017 (90)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
18, 1926
Birthplace
Missouri
Death Date
Apr 3, 2017 (90)

About

MLB first baseman and outfielder who played for 17 seasons with five teams and won the American League Rookie of the Year Award in 1949.

Before Fame

He honed his baseball skills in the St. Louis area before being signed by the St. Louis Browns.

Trivia

He finished in the top 10 in voting three different times for the Most Valuable Player Award during his career.

Family Life

He was married for over 50 years to Joan Sievers and had three children.

Associated With

He led the American League in both home runs and RBIs in 1957, yet still lost the MVP Award to Hall of Fame center fielder Mickey Mantle.