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Stengel playing outfield for the Dodgers, ca. 1915

Charles Dillon (Casey) Stengel was a famous baseball player and manager. He managed 3 teams in the MLB the Los Angeles Dodgers, New York Mets and the New York Yankees. He also played for the Dodgers, San Francisco Giants and the Boston Braves. His grandmother was the brother of the famous judge, John Forrest Dillon.

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Casey Stengel 1949
Casey Stengel circa 1949

Casey's number 37 was retired by the Yankees in 1970. Also by the Mets in 1967 1922, 1949, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1958




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