Jim Fregosi cause of death

Jim Fregosi’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday) April 4, 1942

Death Date February 14, 2014

Age of Death 71 years

Cause of Death Stroke

Profession Baseball Manager

The baseball manager Jim Fregosi died at the age of 71. Here is all you want to know and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

6-time MLB All-Star who was traded in 1971 for a prospect named Nolan Ryan. He spent the bulk of his career with the Los Angeles and California Angels but also played for the New York Mets, Texas Rangers and Pittsburgh Pirates.

His father, who was a semi-professional player, coached his little-league team.

Several years after Los Angeles traded him, he returned to coach the team.

Personal Life

His parents, Archie and Margaret, ran a grocery store that afforded him a comfortable middle class childhood.

Gene Autry owned the Angels when he coached them from 1978 to ’81.

How did Jim Fregosi die?

Fregosi, a six-time All-Star shortstop who went to manage the Angels to their first playoff appearance and guide the rowdy 1993 Philadelphia Phillies into the World Series, died Friday after an apparent stroke. He was 71.