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depression era year of birth
non-populous state he was born in
west-coast MLB organization for which he spent five seasons playing in the minors
east-coast MLB team he was traded to and played 1 season
position he played his whole career
Canadian city where he finished his career in the minors
first MLB [expansion] team he coached for in 1969
year he was named manager of the Reds
year Reds lost to Orioles in World Series
year Reds lost to Athletics in World Series
year he won first championship with the Reds
team they beat that year
year he won second championship with the Reds
team they beat that year
other team he won a championship with
year of that championship
player he declared as 'the next Mickey Mantle'
year he retired from managing
year he was inducted in the Baseball Hall of Fame
in 1979, radio station sitcom he guest-starred as himself
basketball-themed tv show he made a guest appearance on in 1980
famous announcer he was paired with during radio broadcasts
in late 90's, west-coast team he was tv color analyst for

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