- Don Zimmer was one of many players featured on collectible coins made by Topps and included in packs of baseball cards.
- Well-traveled infielder Don Zimmer played Major League Baseball for the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers (1954-1959,) Chicago Cubs (1960-1961,) New York Mets (1962,) Cincinnati Reds (1962,) Los Angeles Dodgers (1963,) and Washington Senators (1963-1965.). Affectionately nicknamed Popeye,>i> Zimmer was on two World Series championship teams with the Dodgers
- A two-time All-Star, Zimmer compiled a lifetime.235 batting average, with 91 home runs and 352 runs batted in. In 1966 he a season in Japan with the Toei Flyers.
- After retirement, Zimmer went on to manage the San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox, Texas Rangers and Chicago Cubs. He also served as Coach for a number of Major League teams, including the New York Yankees, with whom he won two World Series rings.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- cap, bottle
- date made
- Washington Senators
- Topps Company, Inc.
- Physical Description
- metal (overall material)
- overall: 1 1/2 in; x 3.81 cm
- ID Number
- accession number
- catalog number
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- Culture and the Arts: Sport and Leisure
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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