Bronx in Bronx County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Donald Arthur Mattingly
— 1982 -1995 —
American League MVP (145 RBI) 1985
Nine-time gold glove winner
Six-time American League All-Star
Set record for most grand slams in a season (6) 1987
Major League record for most home runs in seven consecutive games (9) and eight consecutive games (10) 1987
10th player in team history to be named captain 1991
A humble man of grace and dignity. A captain who led by example. Proud of the pinstripe tradition and dedicated to the pursuit of excellence. A Yankee forever.
Erected 1997 by New York Yankees.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
Location. 40° 49.641′ N, 73° 55.607′ W. Marker is in Bronx, New York, in Bronx County. Marker is on 161th St.. Located in Monument Park in the New Yankee Stadium. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: East 161 street & River Avenue, Bronx NY 10451, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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); William Malcolm "Bill" Dickey (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); To the memory of Jacob Ruppert (here, next to this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bronx.
Additional keywords. Major League Baseball ⚾️
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