Tuesday, May 17, 2016
RIP - Dick McAuliffe
1960s' Tigers' infielder Dick McAuliffe passed away on May 13, 2016 at age 76 (the same day as Reds' pitcher Sammy Ellis).
McAuliffe played for the Tigers from September 1960 through the 1973 season. He was their regular shortstop from 1963-66, before moving over to 2nd base for 1967-73. A three-time All-Star (1965-67), he played in the 1968 World Series and the 1972 ALCS.
Dick finished up his career with the Red Sox from 1974-75.
Detroit Free Press obituary
The Detroit News obituary