Bill Dickey’s Death – Age, Place, Cause, and More!

Bill Dickey died at age 86, impressive. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding baseball player Bill Dickey's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

MLB catcher who spent his entire 19-year career with the New York Yankees and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1954.

He played pitcher and second base in high school before being converted to a catcher in semi-pro ball.

He became manager of the New York Yankees in 1946.

How did Bill Dickey die?

Information about the death of Bill Dickey
Cause of deathN/A
Age of death86 years
ProfessionBaseball Player
BirthdayJune 6, 1907
Death dateNovember 12, 1993
Place of deathLittle Rock, Arkansas, United States
Place of burialN/A

Quotes

"I loved to make a great defensive play, I'd rather do that than hit a home run."

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"I don't recall your name but you sure were a sucker for a high inside curve."

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"I like to have my hand on every single plate that goes out. It's really a good feeling when someone compliments your meal, and you had everything to do with making it. It's very rewarding."

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"A catcher must want to catch. He must make up his mind that it isn't the terrible job it is painted, and that he isn't going to say every day, 'Why, oh why with so many other positions in baseball did I take up this one.'"

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