Vada Pinson

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Birthday
11, 1938
Birthplace
Memphis, TN
Death Date
Oct 21, 1995 (57)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
11, 1938
Birthplace
Memphis, TN
Death Date
Oct 21, 1995 (57)

About

Defensively gifted center fielder selected to four All-Star teams during his eighteen-year career.

Before Fame

He went to the same high school in California, McClymonds High School, as Hall of Fame outfielder Frank Robinson.

Trivia

He coached for two different expansion teams after his playing career ended: the Seattle Mariners and Florida Marlins.

Family Life

He had four children, Valerie, Rene, Kimberly and Vada III.

Associated With

He attended McClymonds High School in Oakland, California, the same school as Frank Robinson and Hall of Fame basketball player Bill Russell.