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Dick Groat

Dick Groat

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1964 collectible coin, #5 featuring Dick Groat, shortstop for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Dick Groat was a shortstop for various teams including the Pirates (1952, 1955-62), Cardinals (1963-65), Phillies (1966-67), and Giants (1967). In 1960, he won the Most Valuable Player award for the National League, leading the National League with a.325 batting average. Groat played in five All-Star games. Groat was also a star basketball player at Duke University.
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottlecap, baseball
date made
St. Louis Cardinals
depicted (sitter)
Groat, Dick
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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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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