Sunday Night Baseball
Himself - New York Mets First Base Coach / Himself - Toronto Blue Jays Center Fielder
Release of his book, "Mookie: Life, Baseball, and the '86 Mets," written by 'Mookie Wilson' and Erik Sherman, with foreword by Keith Hernandez
, published by Berkley/Penquin Group, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA (ISBN: 9780425271322).
1 Print Biography |
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
It's sad to admit this, but I have basically become a hood ornament for the Mets.
Made his major league debut with the New York Mets on September 2, 1980, after being called up from the Mets triple A affiliate, the Tidewater Tides. Although he started poorly (0 for 8), manager Joe Torre
allowed Mookie to gain major league experience by keeping Mookie in center field for 26 out of the last 31 games of the Mets' 1980 season.