Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame: Robin Yount

© Photographed August 14, 2016
Erected 1995 by Miller Brewing Company
Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
43.042288, -87.916127
43° 2.55′ N, 87° 54.967′ W
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ROBIN YOUNT
MILWAUKEE BREWERS
1974-1993
A two-time American League Most Valuable Player, he became the 17th player in Major League history to collect 3,000 career hits. Yount became the third youngest player to reach the milestone of 3,000 hits, with only Ty Cobb and Henry Aaron being younger. Yount is only one of three players in baseball history to win the MVP honors at two different positions, joining Hall of Famers Stan Musial and Hank Greenberg. Along with leading the Brewers in nearly every career offensive category, Robin also was the recipient of the 1982 Gold Glove Award for American League shortstops. Following the 1989 season, Yount was named American League "Player of the Decade" by USA Today. After playing his entire twenty-year career with the Milwaukee Brewers. Yount retired from the game on February 11, 1994 and the Brewers retired his uniform number on May 29, 1994. Inducted - 1995
The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame at the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena, and is accessible from southbound North 4th Street, between West State Street (to the north) and West Kilbourn Avenue (to the south), at or near 400 West Kilbourn Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203.

Inductees honored at this site are members of the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame (established 1951). The Wisconsin Athletic Walk of Fame is a joint property of Wisconsin Sports Development Corporation and Wisconsin Center District.

Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame

Click here for an Alphabetical List of Inductees to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.

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 The marker is located at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame.


The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located at the
UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. 

The Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame is located on the east side
of the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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