“#Claudell Washington, Yankees and Mets outfielder, dead at 65”
June 10, 2020 | 12:40pm | Updated June 10, 2020 | 12:49pm
ESPN.com first reported the news. Washington was living in the San Francisco area and had been battling illness for several years, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
Washington, a Los Angeles native, played 17 seasons in the major leagues, including four with the Yankees and one with the Mets. Washington, who retired after the 1990 season as a Yankee, was a two-time All-Star and won a World Series his rookie season with the Athletics in 1974.
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