Home / Biography / Bob Lemon

Bob Lemon

Biography

He was a seven-time MLB All-Star who spent his whole career using the Cleveland Indians. He was called best senior high school participant of the entire year in 1938. He nearly threw a no-hitter on Starting Day time in 1953. He previously three sons, Jeff, Jim and Jerry, along with his wife Jane. He was an associate from the Cleveland Indians group that received the Globe Series in 1948 under supervisor Lou Boudreau.

Quick Facts


Full Name Bob Lemon
Date Of Birth September 20, 1920
Died January 11, 2000, Long Beach, California, United States
Place Of Birth San Bernardino, CA
Weight 84 kg
Profession Baseball Player
Nationality American
Spouse Jane McGee
Movies The Winning Team
Star Sign Virgo

  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

#Fact
1 Member of 1948 World Series Champion Cleveland Indians team. Member of 1954 American League Champion Cleveland Indians team.
2 Biography in: "American National Biography". Supplement 1, pp. 353-354. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002.
3 Made major league debut (as a third baseman) on 9 September 1941.
4 He played two seasons with the Indians in 1941 and 1942, but as a third baseman.
5 Managed the Kansas City Royals (1970-1972), Chicago White Sox (1977, 1978) and New York Yankees (1978, 1979, 1981, 1982).
6 Missed three seasons due to military service in the Navy during WW II.
7 As manager, he won the World Series in 1978 and a pennant in 1981.
8 His best pitch was his sinking fast ball.
9 The Cleveland Indians retired his number in 1998.
10 Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, 1976. Pitched for the American League's Cleveland Indians, 1946-1958.


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Winning Team 1952 Jesse 'Pop' Haines
The Kid from Cleveland 1949 Bob Lemon - Cleveland Indians

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
1981 World Series 1981 TV Mini-Series Himself - New York Yankees Manager
1981 American League Championship Series 1981 TV Series Himself - New York Yankees Manager
1979 MLB All-Star Game 1979 TV Special Himself - AL Manager
1978 American League Championship Series 1978 TV Series Himself - New York Yankees Manager
1977 MLB All-Star Game 1977 TV Special Himself - AL Coach
1976 MLB All-Star Game 1976 TV Special Himself - AL Honorary Captain
The Way It Was 1976 TV Series Himself
1972 MLB All-Star Game 1972 TV Special Himself - AL Coach
You Bet Your Life 1955 TV Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Pitcher
The Jack Benny Program 1954 TV Series Himself
1954 World Series 1954 TV Mini-Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Pitcher / Himself - Cleveland Indians Pinch Hitter
1954 MLB All-Star Game 1954 TV Special Himself - AL Pitcher
1952 MLB All-Star Game 1952 TV Special Himself - AL Pitcher
1951 MLB All-Star Game 1951 TV Special Himself - AL Pitcher
1950 MLB All-Star Game 1950 TV Special Himself - AL Pitcher
1948 World Series 1948 TV Series Himself - Cleveland Indians Pitcher
Style of the Stars 1947 Documentary short All-Star Baseball Player

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Prime 9 2010 TV Series Himself
ESPN 25: Who's #1? 2005 TV Series documentary Himself
It Don't Come Easy: The 1978 NY Yankees 1978 Video documentary Himself

Looks like we don't have awards information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have salary information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have quotes information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have trademarks information. Sorry!



Looks like we don't have pictures. Sorry!

Check Also

Landon Deru

Used in the field of healthcare administration, he’s better known to be the patriarch from …