Schmidt, Mike

Schmidt, (Michael Jack) Mike

(1949–  ) baseball player; born in Dayton, Ohio. During his 18-year career as a third baseman for the Philadelphia Phillies (1972–89), he hit 548 home runs and won the league Most Valuable Player Award three times (1980–81, 1986).
The Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography, by John S. Bowman. Copyright © Cambridge University Press 1995. Reproduced with permission.
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Assumption 86, Franklin Pierce 72: Tobin Haase, Cory Schmidt, Mike Baldarelli and Bobby Harris had 14 points each, and Ronson Quick and Tim Beinert added 10 each to lead the host Greyhounds (9-9, 6-6 Northeast 10).