Tony Taylor

Description:

Tony Taylor was one of many players featured on collectible coins made by Topps and included in packs of baseball cards. Taylor was a versatile infielder, rotating between first, second, and third base throughout his career. He played for the Cubs (1958-60), Phillies (1960-71), and Tigers (1971-76). He was on the National League All-Star team for both games in 1960. In 2002, Taylor was inducted into the Phillies Wall of Fame. After retiring as a player, Taylor coached for many years for the Phillies, Giants, and Marlins. His final coaching season was in 2004.

Date Made: 1964

Referenced: Philadelphia PhilliesDepicted (Sitter): Taylor, TonyMaker: Topps Company, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Web Subject: SportsName Of Sport: BaseballLevel Of Sport: Professional

Subject:

See more items in: Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure

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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1996.0213.007Accession Number: 1996.0213Catalog Number: 1996.0213.007

Object Name: cap, bottle

Physical Description: metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 1/2 in; x 3.81 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-8484-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1348297

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