Bob Aspromonte

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Bob Aspromonte
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Aspromonte in 1961
Third baseman
Born: (1938-06-19) June 19, 1938 (age 76)
Brooklyn, New York
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 19, 1956 for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
September 28, 1971 for the New York Mets
Career statistics
Batting average .252
Hits 1103
Home runs 60

Robert Thomas Aspromonte (born June 19, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York) is a former utility player who had a 13-year career in 1956 and from 1960 to 1971. He played for the Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers, Houston Colt .45s/Astros, Atlanta Braves and New York Mets all of the National League.

During his career, Aspromonte played first base, second base, shortstop, third base, and outfield. In 1971, he was the last Brooklyn Dodger player to retire. He appeared in 1,324 games, and came to bat 4,369 times.

Aspromonte is the younger brother of former Major League Baseball player Ken Aspromonte. He currently resides in Houston, Texas.

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