October 5, 1957 |
Dorado, Puerto Rico
|August 30, 1980, for the Kansas City Royals|
|Last MLB appearance|
|April 7, 1987, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Runs batted in||80|
|Career highlights and awards|
Concepcion played for two teams during his seven-year career: the Kansas City Royals (1980–1985) and Pittsburgh Pirates (1987). Concepcion made his major league debut on August 30, 1980, and played his final game on April 7, 1987.
Concepcion was a member of the Royals team that won the World Series in 1985. He scored the game-tying run in the bottom of the 9th inning of Game 6 on a single by Dane Iorg—which also drove in Jim Sundberg to win the game.
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