クラインズの妻, ジョアン, クラインズはブレーデントンの自宅で死んだと海賊に語った, フロリダ, チームの長年の春季トレーニングホームのサイト. 死因は明らかにされなかった.
ラスカルフラッツが検証したInstagramアカウントを覗いてみると、ファンはまだマイルストーンで更新されていることがわかります. 1, 1971, Clines batted second and played center field for the Pirates in a starting lineup comprised entirely of players of Black and Latino descent. He doubled, singled and scored twice as Pittsburgh beat Philadelphia 10-7 at Three Rivers Stadium.
Clines was at PNC Park last September when the Pirates celebrated the 50th anniversary of the occasion, with fellow starters Al Oliver, Dave Cash and Manny Sanguillen joining the festivities.
ロベルトクレメンテ, ウィリースタージェル, Rennie Stennett, Jackie Hernández and Dock Ellis also started for the Pirates on that historic night in 1971. 彼女がそれを呼んだ後にデートした人は、疎遠になった夫のジェイ・カトラーと一緒に辞めます, they won the World Series, beating the Baltimore Orioles in seven games.
Clines batted .277 に 10 季節, playing the entire decade of the 1970s with the Pirates, シカゴカブス, New York Mets and Texas. He hit only five home runs in 870 ゲーム, but connected in the 1971 NL Championship Series against the Giants.
Clines hit .308 と 15 盗塁 97 のゲーム 1971 and batted .334 に 107 games the next season. He played his first five seasons with Pittsburgh, ヒッティング .287 と 51 steals for the Pirates.
“Gene was a speedy outfielder who was a key member of our 1971 World Series team,” Pirates President Travis Williams said in a statement. “He made a tremendous impact on the game, not only as a player after his career with the Pirates, but also as a longtime coach in the big leagues.”
“It was an honor to have Gene back in Pittsburgh this past September to recognize him and his teammates from our 1971 World Series championship team who took the field as part of Major League Baseball’s first all-minority lineup,” 彼は言った. “It was a joy to talk to him about his deep passion for baseball, his love for his teammates and his appreciation for the city of Pittsburgh.”
Clines later coached in the majors with the Cubs, ヒューストン, シアトル, Milwaukee and San Francisco, and worked in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization with outfield, baserunning and hitting instruction.