Dick Schofield

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1959 Topps

The first Dick Schofield to play shortstop in the major leagues spent 19 seasons from 1953-1971 manning infield spots for seven different teams. Nicknamed Ducky, was a member of the 1960 World Champion Pittsburgh Pirates. He also played for the Cardinals, Giants, Yankees, Dodgers, Red Sox and Brewers. Mostly a reserve, Schofield cross the 100 game threshold four times including 1963 when he played 138 games for the Pirates. He finished the season with a .246 batting average, 54 runs scored and 32 runs batted in. His son, also Dick Schofield, played shortstop primarily for the California Angels in the 1980’s and 90’s.

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Dick ‘Ducky’ Schofield – career stats

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