American baseball player and coachDied when: 64 years 364 days (779 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Elrod Jerome "Ellie" Hendricks (December 22, 1940 – December 21, 2005) was a U.S.Virgin Islander professional baseball player and coach.He played in Major League Baseball as a catcher from 1968 through 1979, most notably as a member of the Baltimore Orioles dynasty that won three consecutive American League pennants from 1969 to 1971 and, won the World Series in 1970.
He also played for the Chicago Cubs (1972) and New York Yankees (1976–1977).In 2001, he was inducted into the Baltimore Orioles Hall of Fame.
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