Kerry Dineen

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Kerry Dineen
Born: (1952-07-01)July 1, 1952
Englewood, New Jersey
Died: November 21, 2015(2015-11-21) (aged 63)
Henderson, Nevada
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
June 14, 1975, for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 1978, for the Philadelphia Phillies
MLB statistics
Batting average .324
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 2

Kerry Michael Dineen (July 1, 1952 – November 21, 2015)[1] was a Major League Baseball outfielder. He played parts of three seasons in the majors, two for the Yankees and one for the Phillies, but never appeared in more than seven games. Dineen is the first cousin of fellow former major leaguer Ken Henderson.[2]

Dineen attended the University of San Diego, where he played college baseball for the Toreros from 1971-1973.[3]

Dineen died of cancer in Henderson, Nevada on November 21, 2015.


  1. ^ Major League Baseball Players Who Died In 2015
  2. ^ "Kerry Dineen". Archived from the original on 30 July 2012. Retrieved 29 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "University of San Diego Baseball Players Who Made it to a Major League Baseball Team". Archived from the original on 18 February 2007. Retrieved 29 July 2012. 

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