Frank Robinson Net Worth, Stats, Manager and Baseball

20th Jun. 2017, 01:44 am
Frank Robinson Net Worth, Stats, Manager and Baseball
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  • Birth Name: Frank Robinson
  • Date of Birth: Aug 31, 1935
  • Nationality: American
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Frank Robinson is a distinguished American former MLB outfielder and manager who is known best for winning the Triple Crown in 1966. Frank Robinson net worth is known to have been sourced from his performance for MLB teams like Cincinnati Reds, Baltimore Orioles, Cleveland Indians, and more. Frank Robinson manager career began from 1975 and ended in 2006.

Synopsis

The prominent Frank Robinson is an American former baseball player and manager. Frank Robinson baseball career began with Cincinnati Reds and ended with Cleveland Indians of the MLB. The details of Frank Robinson baseball career, twitter account, age, and more can be found on several social media sites that are continuously observed by his fans all around the world. Frank Robinson stats can be found in the athlete’s profile on various social media sites.

Born

Frank Robinson was born on 31st August 1935 in Beaumont, Texas. Robinson was born to his parents Ruth Robinson and Frank Robinson Sr.

Early life & Education

Frank Robinson received his education from McClymonds High School in Oakland, California. While there, he played for the basketball team and later joined the baseball team. He then joined Xavier University based in Cincinnati.

Playing career

Frank Robinson made his MLB debut on 17th April 1956 for the Cincinnati Reds. He went on to spend a decade playing for the Reds. In 1966, Robinson went on to play for the Baltimore Orioles and played till 1971. Robinson then went on to play for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1972 and a year for California Angels. He made his last MLB appearance on 18th September 1976 for the Cleveland Indians. Frank Robinson stats show that he left with a batting average of .294, with 2923 hits and 586 home runs.

Frank Robinson coached California Angels in 1977. Eventually, he went on to coach teams like Baltimore Orioles, Milwaukee Brewers, and Baltimore Orioles until 1987.

Managing career

Frank Robinson manager career began in 1975 for the Cleveland Indians. He then managed San Francisco Giants in 1981. In 1988 he became a manager for Baltimore Orioles. From 2002 to 2006, Frank Robinson managed the Montreal Expos/ Washington Nationals. His managerial record shows an average stat of 1065-1176 with a winning % of .475.

Post-Managerial Career  

After his retirement from MBL, Frank Robinson went on to serve as the Vice President of On-Field Operations. He is also noted to have worked for ESPN as an analyst. Till 2009, Robinson worked as a Special Advisor for Baseball Operations. For a year, he also worked for the Major League Operations as a Special Vice President. Robinson eventually went on to work as an Executive Vice President of Baseball Development. He is currently working for the Commissioner of Baseball and Honorary American League as a senior advisor and the president respectively.

Net worth & Salary

Frank Robinson net worth has been accumulated from his exceptional work in professional baseball. Frank Robinson net worth is known to be huge and coming from an annual salary from his work as a manager and player and currently as the senior advisor to the Commissioner of Baseball. Frank Robinson net worth is high and rising each day with his new endeavors.

Body Measurements

Frank Robinson age at present is 81. Frank Robinson age exceeds his youthful face and enthusiastic personality. He stands tall at the height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs 83 kg.

Personal Life

Frank Robinson is a married man. He is married to his wife Barbara Ann Cole. The couple was married in 1961. Together, Robinson and Cole went on to have two children named Frank Kevin and Nichelle Robinson. Frank Kevin is a writer.

Awards & Recognition

Frank Robinson has been honored many times for his exceptional baseball career. Frank Robinson has been named All-Star for 14 times and has won two World Series champion. Robinson has received Triple Crown, NL Rookie of the Year in 1956, Gold Glove Award in 1958. He has also been NL MVP in 1961, and AL MVP in 1966. Robinson has been inducted into Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame, Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame, and Cleveland Indians Hall of Fame. Also, on 9th November 2005, Frank Robinson was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Bush. He also received the Jackie Robinson Society Community Recognition Award in 2007. Frank winning the MVP award two times made him the first player in baseball history to earn the title in both leagues.

Frank Robinson has a huge fan following in the social media sites. Frank Robinson news can be found on his social media accounts. Frank Robinson has had many accolades throughout his professional baseball career. The eminent and respected, Frank Robinson’s bio can be found on various social media sites like Wikipedia, Twitter, Facebook, and more.

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