Tony Pérez

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Birthday
14, 1942
Birthplace
Ciego de Avila, Cuba
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
14, 1942 (age 77)
Birthplace
Ciego de Avila, Cuba

About

Hall of Fame slugger and 7-time All-Star who was a member of Cincinnati's Big Red Machine. He won World Series Championships with the Reds in 1975 and 1976.

Before Fame

He was called up to play with the Reds in 1964 after a monster year in the minors, hitting .309 with 34 home runs.

Trivia

After retirement, he managed the Reds in 1993 and the Florida Marlins in 2001.

Family Life

Married his wife Pituka in 1965 and had two children with her.

Associated With

He was teammates with Pete Rose in Cincinnati and later with the Philadelphia Phillies.