|Born: October 6, 1946|
San Pablo, California
|Died: January 27, 2022 (aged 75)|
|June 28, 1970, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|May 8, 1979, for the Chicago Cubs|
|Runs batted in||187|
|Career highlights and awards|
Eugene Anthony Clines (October 6, 1946 – January 27, 2022) was an American professional baseball player and coach. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) as an outfielder from 1970 to 1979. He played for the Pittsburgh Pirates teams that won four National League Eastern Division titles and won the World Series in 1971. He also played for the New York Mets, Texas Rangers, and the Chicago Cubs.
References[change | change source]
- "Gene Clines, part of 1st MLB all-minority lineup, dies at 75". Associated Press. January 27, 2022. Retrieved January 27, 2022.
- Mackey, Jason (January 27, 2022). "Gene Clines, part of Pirates' 1971 World Series winner and MLB's first all-minority lineup, dies at 75". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Retrieved January 27, 2022.