Onix Concepción

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Onix Concepción
Shortstop
Born: (1957-10-05) October 5, 1957 (age 61)
Dorado, Puerto Rico
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 30, 1980, for the Kansas City Royals
Last MLB appearance
April 7, 1987, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
MLB statistics
Batting average.239
Home runs3
Runs batted in80
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Onix Cardona Concepción Cardona (born October 5, 1957), is a retired Major League Baseball shortstop. He is the cousin of former MLB player José Lind.

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 ninth inning of Game 6 on a single by Dane Iorg, which also drove in Jim Sundberg to win the game.[1]

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  1. ^ Greene, Dan. "After THE CALL". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved 2017-12-07.

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