44 years of professional baseball experience – as a player and a coach
Former big league player with the St. Louis Cardinals(teammate of Stan Musial)
Big League Manager with the New York Mets
Hitting coordinator with the Kansas City Royals from 1987 to 1996. Worked with greats as George Brett and Jeff Conine.
Coached with the Canadian National Team working with players such as Justin Morneau.
Inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame – 1992
Scout for the Seattle Mariners