Gene Mauch Biography

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Baseball player Gene Mauch played shortstop and second base for six teams before becoming a manager for the next 26 years.


Gene William Mauch was born on November 18, 1925, in Salina, Kansas. He played shortstop and second base for six professional teams from 1944 to 1957. For the next 26 years, he managed teams such as the Phillies, Expos, Twins and Angels. He died on April 18, 1944.


Baseball player and manager, born in Salina, Kansas, USA. He played shortstop or second base for six different teams (1944–57). During 1960–87 he was manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Minnesota Twins, and California Angels. Upon his retirement he had managed more years (26) without winning a league championship than any other manager in history.

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