Al Weis

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Albert John Weis

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Biographical Information[edit]

Al Weis, not normally known for his prowess with the bat, hit .455/.562/.727 in the 1969 World Series for the New York Mets, going 5 for 11 with 4 walks in 5 games. His 7th inning home run off Dave McNally of the Baltimore Orioles in Game 5 tied up the game.

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Further Reading[edit]

  • George Vass: "Al Weis: An Improbable Hero", Baseball Digest, January 1970, pp. 13-18. [1]
  • Al Weis (as told to George Vass): "The Game I'll Never Forget", Baseball Digest, March 1991, pp. 51-52. [2]

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