Norm Sherry

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Norm Sherry
Catcher / Manager
Born: (1931-07-16)July 16, 1931
New York City
Died: March 8, 2021(2021-03-08) (aged 89)
San Juan Capistrano, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 12, 1959, for the Los Angeles Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
September 26, 1963, for the New York Mets
MLB statistics
Batting average.215
Home runs18
Runs batted in69
Managerial record76–71
Winning %.517
As player
As manager
As coach

Norman Burt Sherry (July 16, 1931 – March 8, 2021) was an American catcher, manager, and coach who played five seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). He played for the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Mets from 1959 to 1963.

Sherry died on March 8, 2021, at an assisted living facility in San Juan Capistrano, California at the age of 89.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Cassavell, AJ (March 10, 2021). "Norm Sherry mourned: coach, Koufax mentor". MLB Advanced Media. Retrieved March 11, 2021.

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