Willie Lee McCovey Net Worth

Willie Lee McCovey Net Worth is
$16 Million

Willie Lee McCovey Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Willie Lee McCovey (born January 10, 1938), nicknamed "Mac", "Big Mac", and "Stretch", is a former Major League Baseball first baseman. He played nineteen seasons for the San Francisco Giants, and three more for the San Diego Padres and Oakland Athletics, between 1959 and 1980. He batted and threw left-handed and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1986.One of the most intimidating power hitters of his era, McCovey was called "the scariest hitter in baseball" by pitcher Bob Gibson, an assessment with which Reggie Jackson concurred. McCovey's powerful swing generated 521 home runs, 231 of which he hit in Candlestick Park, the most hit there by any player, and included a home run of Sept. 16, 1966 described as the longest ever hit in that stadium.

Date Of BirthJanuary 10, 1938
Place Of BirthMobile, Alabama, USA
Height6' 4" (1.93 m)
Star SignCapricorn
1The professional athlete knows there's always another game or another year coming up. If he loses, he swallows the bitter pill and comes back. It's much harder for the fans.
2Somebody asked me why my statue was taller than Willie Mays'. I asked him, 'Haven't you ever seen us standing side by side? I'm taller than Willie Mays. That's why.'
1Made major league debut on 30 July 1959.
21969 MLB All-Star Game MVP.
31969 National League MVP for leading league in On-base percentage (.453), Slugging Percentage (.656), Home Runs (45) and RBI (126). Also had .320 Batting Average, 101 Runs, 322 Total Bases, 121 Walks, 73 Extra-Base Hits, 282 Times on Base and 7 Sacrifice Flies.
41959 National League Rookie of the Year.
5Named to 6 National League All Star Teams (1963, 1966 and 1968-1971).
6Member of 1962 National League Champion San Francisco Giants team. Member of 1971 National League Western Division Champion San Francisco Giants team.
7First Baseman/Outfielder for San Francisco Giants (1959-1973 and 1977-1980), San Diego Padres (1974-1976) and Oakland Athletics (1976).


The Game 3652007TV Series


Prime 92009-2011TV SeriesHimself
2008 MLB All-Star Game2008TV SpecialHimself - Pre-Game Hall of Fame Ceremony
ESPN SportsCentury2004TV Series documentaryHimself
A Giants History: The Tale of Two Cities1987VideoHimself
1984 MLB All-Star Game1984TV SpecialHimself - NL Honorary Captain
This Is Your Life1972TV SeriesHimself
1971 National League Championship Series1971TV SeriesHimself - San Francisco Giants First Baseman
1971 MLB All-Star Game1971TV SpecialHimself - NL First Baseman
1970 MLB All-Star Game1970TV SpecialHimself - NL First Baseman
1969 MLB All-Star Game1969TV SpecialHimself - NL First Baseman
1968 MLB All-Star Game1968TV SpecialHimself - NL First Baseman
First Annual All-Star Celebrity Baseball Game1967TV SpecialHimself - All-Star
1966 MLB All-Star Game1966TV SpecialHimself - NL First Baseman
1963 MLB All-Star Game1963TV SpecialHimself - NL Outfielder
1962 World Series1962TV SeriesHimself - San Francisco Giants First Baseman / Himself - San Francisco Giants Left Fielder / Himself - San Francisco Giants Right Fielder

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Prime 92010-2011TV SeriesHimself
DHL Presents Major League Baseball Hometown Heroes2006TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself

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