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Bud Harrelson

Bud Harrelson Fast Facts
Birthday ***, 1944
Place of Birth Fremont, California
Age 77 years old
Zodiac Sign Gemini
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Bud Harrelson

Derrel McKinley "Bud" Harrelson is a former Major League Baseball shortstop. He is a coach and part-owner for the Long Island Ducks of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball. He played for the New York Mets, Philadelphia Phillies, and Texas Rangers from 1965 to 1980. After his retirement as a player, he served as a coach for the World Champion 1986 Mets, and as manager of the Mets in 1990 and 1991. He was inducted into the New York Mets Hall of Fame in 1986. Harrelson is the only person to take part in both of the Mets' World Series championships and appear in the first three world series for the team; he won in 1969 and appeared in the 1973 World Series as a player and in 1986 as a coach. Harrelson is also the only person in Mets franchise history to have appeared in four playoff seasons; as a player in 1969 and 1973; and as a coach in 1986 and 1988.

About Bud Harrelson

Retired MLB shortstop who was named to two All-Star teams as a member of the New York Mets.

Bud Harrelson before fame

He started playing baseball at Sunset High School in California.

Achievement of Bud Harrelson

He won World Series titles with the Mets, both as a player (1969) and as a coach (1986).

Bud Harrelson family life

He married his first wife, Yvonne Harrelson, in 1965 and his second wife, Kim Battaglia, in 1975.

Associations of Bud Harrelson

He made a guest appearance on an episode of Ray Romano's television series Everybody Love's Raymond.

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Latest information about Bud Harrelson updated on June 10 2021.