Dante Bichette Speaker Profile
Four-Time All-Star for the Colorado Rockie
Dante Bichette Biography
Dante Bichette was born November 18, 1963 in West PalmBeach, Florida and is a former Major League Baseball player. Bichette was afour-time All-Star as a member of the Colorado Rockies.
He began his career with the California Angels in 1988, but was a streakyhitter and was traded to the Milwaukee Brewers in 1991. After putting up onlyaverage numbers with Milwaukee, he was traded to the new expansion team, theColorado Rockies. On April 7, 1993 he hit the first home-run in Rockieshistory, a solo shot off of New York Mets pitcher Bret Saberhagen. It was withthe Rockies where he shone as a player. Bichette was part of the "BlakeStreet Bombers" which also included sluggers Larry Walker, AndresGalarraga, and Vinny Castilla. At least some of his slugging success can beattributed to the home run-friendly ballparks in Denver, Mile High Stadium andCoors Field. During his time in Colorado, his at-bat music was Sledgehammer byPeter Gabriel.
He finished the Rockies' first season with 21 home runs anda .310 batting average, his personal best for both at the time. Bichette alsohit his first home run at the newly-constructed Coors Field, afourteenth-inning smash against the Mets that secured an opening day victoryfor the Rockies in 1995. Bichette had his best season in 1995, coming veryclose to the Triple Crown with a .340 batting average, 40 home runs and 128RBIs and barely lost the MVP voting to the Cincinnati Reds' Barry Larkin.
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