Mauch, Gene

Mauch, Gene (William)

(1925–  ) baseball player/manager; born in Salina, Kans. He played shortstop or second base for six different teams (1944–57). From 1960 to 1987 he was manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, Montreal Expos, Minnesota Twins, and California Angels. Upon his retirement, he had managed more years (26) without winning a league championship than any other manager in history.
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.