Marty Marion Essentials

Positions: Shortstop
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Height: 74 Weight: 170
Born: Friday, December 01, 1916 in Richburg, SC USA
Died: 3 15 2011 in Ladue, MO USA
Debut: 4/16/1940
Last Game: 7/6/1953
Full Name: Martin Whiteford Marion

An 8-time All-Star, “Mr. Shortstop” was known for his elite defense and lead the club to three World Series championships. He was the first NL shortstop ever to win an MVP award, taking home the honor in 1944.