Bill Mazeroski

Bill Mazeroski
Birthdate 9/5/1936
Death Date
Debut Year 1956
Year of Induction 2001
Teams Pirates
Position Second Base

Bill Mazeroski hit a 9th inning homer in the 1960 World Series vs. the Yankees; it remains the only Game 7 homer to end a World Series.

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Bill Mazeroski is one of the greatest defensive second basemen ever

Bill Mazeroski is one of the greatest defensive second basemen ever

Bill Mazeroski was a defensive wizard. The 10-time All Star earned 8 Gold Glove Awards. He led the league’s second basemen in assists 9 times, double plays 8 times, putouts 5 times, and fielding percentage 3 times. Mazeroski still holds baseball’s career record for double plays by a seco
On the reverse of the document, Mazeroski signs his legal name

On the reverse of the document, Mazeroski signs his legal name

The backside of the contract is dense in the legal stipulations of the agreement between Mazeroski and Picture Pal. At the bottom of the page Maz has penned the more legal, “William Mazeroski”. A defensive specialist, Maz parlayed his fine glove work into a 17-year big league career. He
Mazeroski hit baseball's first World Series winning walk-off home run

Mazeroski hit baseball's first World Series winning walk-off home run

This First Day Cover commemorates the 35th anniversary of one of the greatest homers in the history of Major League Baseball. Dated October 13, 1994, this comes with a Pittsburgh postmark. The iconic picture of Mazeroski heading for home with a raised arm for the sweet World Series victory is signed
Famous for his World Series walk-off in 1960, Bill Mazeroski earned a second ring in 1971

Famous for his World Series walk-off in 1960, Bill Mazeroski earned a second ring in 1971

Pirates fans fondly recall Bill Mazeroski’s Game 7 walk-off homer that won the World Series. Despite being outscored by the Yankees 55-27, Mazeroski’s Pittburgh club beat New York in a thriller. The Pirates second baseman went 8-for-25 with two doubles and a pair of homers, earning the Series MV

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