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William Hayward Wilson Net Worth

William Hayward Wilson Net Worth is
$14 Million

William Hayward Wilson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

William Hayward "Mookie" Wilson (born February 9, 1956) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and coach best remembered as the Met that hit the ground ball that trickled through Bill Buckner's legs in game six of the 1986 World Series.A switch hitter with excellent speed, his positive attitude and hustle immediately endeared him to a New York Mets fan base with precious few stars to root for when he first came up in the early 1980s. He was enshrined in the New York Mets Hall of Fame in 1996.
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IMDB Wikipedia

Date Of BirthFebruary 9, 1956
Place Of BirthBamberg, South Carolina, USA
Height5' 10" (1.78 m)
ProfessionActor, Soundtrack
Star SignAquarius
#Quote
1It's sad to admit this, but I have basically become a hood ornament for the Mets.
#Fact
1He was a fourth round draft pick for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1976, and chose not to sign, continuing in college. He was a second round draft pick for the New York Mets in 1977, which is where he chose to sign his first professional baseball contract, being assigned to the Mets farm system, and finally to the Mets AAA International League affiliate, the Tidewater Tides for 1979, where he was International League Rookie of the Year.
2Mookie and his wife Rosa have been long time residents of Lakewood Township, New Jersey. In late 1986, Mookie and Rosa opened an girls educational center called Mookie's Roses, nearby their Lakewood Township home.
3After turning down the Dodgers in 1976, Mookie transferred to The University of South Carolina, where he had the opportunity to play for former New York Yankees great, and fellow South Carolina native, Bobby Richardson as head coach of University of South Carolina Gamecocks baseball team at that time.
4He first attended Spartanburg Methodist College, in Spartanburg, South Carolina for the 1974 & 1975 college years. It was while he attended Spartanburg Methodist, that he was first drafted by the Los Angeles Dodgers in the fourth round of the January 1976 amateur draft.
5After his playing days, in 1996 Mookie earned his college bachelor's degree at Mercy College in New York.
6His game winning hit against the Boston Red Sox in game 6 of the 1986 World Series was a grounder that dribbled through Bill Buckner's legs allowing the Mets to win game six and then the World Series in game seven.
7Made his major league debut with the New York Mets on September 2, 1980, after being called up from the Mets triple A affiliate, the Tidewater Tides. Although he started poorly (0 for 8), manager Joe Torre allowed Mookie to gain major league experience by keeping Mookie in center field for 26 out of the last 31 games of the Mets' 1980 season.
8Center fielder for New York Mets (1980-1989) and Center/Left fielder Toronto Blue Jays (1989-1991).
9At the time of his retirement as an active player in MLB, he was first on the New York Mets All-Time list in stolen bases (281) and triples (62) (since surpassed in both categories by Jose Reyes leaving Mookie in second place in both).
10Uncle and Stepfather (Mookie married his mother after Mookie's brother fathered Preston four years before Mookie married his mother) of Preston Wilson, former Major League Baseball center fielder with the New York Mets (1998), Florida Marlins (1998-2002), Colorado Rockies (2003-2005), Washington Nationals (2005), Houston Astros (2006), and St. Louis Cardinals (2006-2007).

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lost Cat Corona2017Father Morton
Curb Your Enthusiasm2011TV SeriesMookie Wilson

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Sing Yourself Silly!1990Video short performer: "Put Down the Duckie" 1986 - uncredited
Sesame Street, Special1988TV Movie performer: "Put Down the Duckie"

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Daily Show2014TV SeriesHimself
Sunday Night Baseball1990-2011TV SeriesHimself - New York Mets First Base Coach / Himself - Toronto Blue Jays Center Fielder
Prime 92010-2011TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2005-2006TV Series documentaryHimself
The Tim McCarver Show2003TV SeriesHimself - Guest
ESPN SportsCentury2002TV Series documentaryHimself
The Greatest League Championship Series1994VideoHimself
1991 American League Championship Series1991TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Toronto Blue Jays Left Fielder / Himself - Toronto Blue Jays Pinch Runner
Sesame Street1988-1989TV SeriesHimself
An Amazin Era: Revised and Updated1989VideoHimself
1989 American League Championship Series1989TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Toronto Blue Jays Left Fielder / Himself - Toronto Blue Jays Right Fielder
1988 National League Championship Series1988TV SeriesHimself - New York Mets Center Fielder / Himself - New York Mets Pinch Hitter
Sesame Street, Special1988TV MovieHimself (segment "Put Down the Duckie")
Let's Go Mets1986Documentary shortHinself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1986TV SpecialHimself
1986 World Series1986TV Mini-SeriesHimself - New York Mets Left Fielder / Himself - New York Mets Center Fielder / Left Fielder
1986 National League Championship Series1986TV SeriesHimself - New York Mets Left Fielder / Himself - New York Mets Center Fielder / Left Fielder

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Knuckleball!2012DocumentaryHimself - New York Mets Outfielder (uncredited)
Reverse of the Curse of the Bambino2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
2004 World Series2004TV Mini-SeriesHimself
Whose Curse Is Worse?: Red Sox and Cubs on Trial2004TV Movie documentaryHimself
100 Years of the World Series2003Video documentaryHimself
The Curse of the Bambino2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
Boston Red Sox: 100 Years of Baseball History2001Video documentaryHimself
Sing Yourself Silly!1990Video shortHimself

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