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Yogi Berra - Chronology

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1925 Born May 12 in St. Louis, Missouri to Pietro and Paulina Berra
1942 Signs with the New York Yankees
1943 Enlists in the U.S. Navy
1946 Promoted to the major leagues
1947 Hits first pinch-hit home run in World Series history
1949 Marries Carmen Short on January 26
1963 Retires from playing baseball full time
1964 Named manager of the New York Yankees
1971 Named manager of the New York Mets
1972 Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame
1984 Quoted in Barlett's Familiar Quotations
1984 Promoted to manager of New York Yankees
1986 Joins Houston Astros as coach
1992 Retires from coaching
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