Past MLB catcher for the Oakland Athletics, Cleveland Indians, Seattle Mariners, and Milwaukee Brewers. He helped the Athletics earn back-to-back Globe Series Championships in 1973 and 1974. He produced his MLB debut using the Cleveland Indians in 1967. He performed within the MLB All-Star video game in 1970 and 1971. His parents elevated him in Illinois. In the 1970 All-Star Video game, he collided with Pete Rose in the home plate over the last play of the overall game.