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Bill Mazeroski

Bill Mazeroski

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Bill Mazeroski (b. 1936) was one of many players featured on collectible coins made by Topps and included in packs of baseball cards.
Mazeroski, a second baseman for the PIttsburgh Pirates for his entire career (1956 - 1972,) was a ten-time All-Star and eight-time Gold Glove award winner.
Maz played on two World Series championship teams (1960, 1971.) In 1960, he famously hit a game winning, walk-off home run against the New York Yankees in game seven of the Series, clinching Pittsburgh's first championship trophy since 1925..
In 2001, the native West Virginian was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Currently not on view
Object Name
cap, bottle
date made
Pittsburgh Pirates
depicted (sitter)
Mazeroski, Bill
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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National Museum of American History
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