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William Malcolm “Bill” Dickey

1928 - 1943, 1946

 

—Yankee Coach 1949 - 1957 —

 
William Malcolm "Bill" Dickey Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Erik Lander, July 9, 2005
1. William Malcolm "Bill" Dickey Marker
Inscription.
Elected to the Hall of Fame in 1954
Named to the A.L. All-Star team 11 times
Had a .313 lifetime avg
Hit over .300 in 11 seasons
Caught more than 100 games in 13 consecutive seasons
Led the Yankees to 8 pennants and 7 World Championships
First in the line of great Yankee catchers
The epitome of Yankee pride

 
Erected 1988 by New York Yankees.
 
Location. 40° 49.641′ N, 73° 55.607′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is on 161st St. near River Ave.. Click for map. Located in Monument Park in the New Yankee Stadium. Marker is at or near this postal address: E 161st Street and River Avenue, Bronx NY 10451, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Allie Pierce Reynolds (here, next to this marker); George Herman "Babe" Ruth (here, next to this marker); Alfred Manuel "Billy" Martin (here, next to this marker); Henry Louis Gehrig (here, next to this marker); Mickey Mantle (here, next to this marker); Bob Sheppard (here, next to this marker); Donald Arthur Mattingly (here, next to this marker); To the memory of Jacob Ruppert (here, next to this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Bronx.
 
Categories. Notable PersonsSports
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 996 times since then and 95 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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