Where was Casey Stengel born and where was he born?

Where was Casey Stengel born and where was he born?

Stengel is remembered as one of the great characters in baseball history. Charles Dillon Stengel was born on July 30, 1890, in Kansas City, Missouri.

When did Casey Stengel play in the major leagues?

After almost three seasons in the minor leagues, Stengel reached the major leagues late in 1912, as an outfielder, for the Brooklyn Dodgers. His six seasons there saw some success, among them playing for Brooklyn’s 1916 National League championship team; but he also developed a reputation as a clown.

When did Casey Stengel become manager of the Dodgers?

The first twenty years of Stengel’s second career brought mostly poor finishes, especially during his MLB managerial stints with the Dodgers (1934–1936) and Braves (1938–1943). He thereafter enjoyed some success on the minor league level, and Yankee general manager George Weiss hired him as manager in October 1948.

What did Casey Stengel do in the ninth inning?

Casey Stengel’s at bat in the ninth inning with the score tied 4–4 was “the stuff of legend”, as Appel put it in his history of the Yankees. Before the largest crowd he had ever played before, Stengel lined a changeup from Joe Bush for a hit that went between the outfielders deep to left center.

Where was Charles Dillon Stengel born and raised?

Charles Dillon Stengel was born on July 30, 1890, in Kansas City, Missouri. His ancestry involves German and Irish; his parents—Louis Stengel and Jennie (Jordan) Stengel—were from the Quad Cities area of Illinois and Iowa, and had moved to Kansas City soon after their 1886 wedding so Louis could take an insurance job.

What was Casey Stengel batting average in 1910?

He found a place with the Shelbyville Grays, who moved mid-season and became the Maysville Rivermen, of the Class D Blue Grass League, batting .221. He returned to the Blues for the final week of the season, with his combined batting average for 1910 at .237.

How old was Vivianne Miedema when she started playing soccer?

With the Dutch national team she became European champion in 2017. She has scored more goals at international level for the Netherlands than any other player, across both the women’s and men’s teams. Miedema signed for SC Heerenveen at 14 and made her senior debut at 15, reportedly becoming the youngest ever player in the Eredivisie Vrouwen.

Where does Vivianne Miedema live in the UK?

Miedema grew up as a Feyenoord supporter and modelled her game on Robin van Persie. As she is Dutch and wore number 10 for Bayern Munich, she has been compared to Arjen Robben. Miedema lives 30 minutes north of London with her girlfriend, Arsenal teammate and Scotland International, Lisa Evans.