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Robin Yount

Born: Sep 16, 1955

Birthplace: Danville

Profession: Baseball player

Nationality: United States

Robin Yount

Date of Birth : Sep 16, 1955
Birth Place : Danville

Robin R. Yount is an American former professional baseball player. He spent his entire 20-year career in Major League Baseball as a shortstop and center fielder for the Milwaukee Brewers. After growing up in California, Yount spent a couple of months in minor league baseball and advanced to the major leagues at the age of 18. He won two American League Most Valuable Player awards. In his best season, 1982, the Brewers made a World Series appearance. In 1999, Yount was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility. Since his retirement as a player, Yount has held several roles as a baseball coach.

Profession


  • Baseball player

Spouse


  • Michele Edelstein Yount

Children


  • Dustin Yount
  • Amy Yount
  • Melissa Yount
  • Jenna Yount

Awards Won


  • American League Most Valuable Player Award
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