Ron Cey Speaker Profile
Former MLB Third Baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers
Ron Cey Biography
Ron Cey was born February 15, 1948 in Tacoma, Washington and is a former third baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the Los Angeles Dodgers (1971 - 82), Chicago Cubs (1983 - 86), and Oakland Athletics (1987). Cey batted and threw right-handed. A popular player, he was nicknamed "The Penguin" for his slow waddling running gait by his then-minor league manager Tommy Lasorda. Another famous nickname for Cey was given to him by Chris Berman of ESPN. He said his name as Ron "Born in the U.S." Cey.
With the Dodgers, third baseman Cey was part of an All-Star infield that included Steve Garvey (first baseman), Davey Lopes (second baseman) and Bill Russell (shortstop).
In a 17-season career, Cey was a .261 hitter with 316 home runs and 1139 RBI in 2073 games.
Cey had a terrific 1981 World Series in which he helped spark the Dodgers to four straight victories after they had lost the first two games, including his returning for the clinching Game 6 after having been being hit in the head by a Goose Gossage fastball during Game 5. Cey was named Co-MVP along with Steve Yeager and Pedro Guerrero
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Posted on 26 May 2015 | 11:51 pm
Former Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Ron Cey has been named the keynote speaker at the Yakima Pepsi Beetles Century Club Baseball Banquet on May 29 at the Red Lion Hotel in town. Tickets will be available for purchase and will include a raffle for a 2006 Volkswagen Beetle and several silent and oral auctions happening too. It is expected to be a big hit and a fun time for all of the...[Read More]
Posted on 19 November 2012 | 6:44 pm
Former Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Ron Cey will be a part of the second stop on the Dodgers' shopping mall tour this holiday season. Cey will make an appearance at the Del Amo Fashion Center in Torrance, California located at 3525 West Carson Street on Friday, November 23, to sign autographs and meet with fans. The six-time All-Star was the 1981 World Series MVP as a member...[Read More]
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