Tommie Agee

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Birthday
9, 1942
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Jan 22, 2001 (58)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1942
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Jan 22, 2001 (58)

About

Center fielder of the Miracle Mets who made two of baseball's most well-known catches during the team's incredible World Series run.

Before Fame

Out of college in Grambling University he played briefly in the National League and then became the AL Rookie of the Year.

Trivia

He made his first historic catch backhanded, sprinting at full speed, and he held on as he bounced off the wooden fence in the outfield.

Family Life

He had one daughter with his wife Maxine.

Associated With

He and several of his Miracle Mets teammates appeared on an episode of Ray Romano's sitcom, Everybody Loves Raymond.