Yankees Great "Moose" Skowron Dead At 81
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Former New York Yankees first baseman Bill "Moose" Skowron, who was part of the team's dynasty during the 1950's and 60's, died Friday at the age of 81.
Skowron played in New York from 1954 to 1962 and helped the Bombers win four World Series titles and seven pennants.
During his 14-year career, he also played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Senators, White Sox, and Angels.
Skowron hit 211 homers and was named to eight All-Star teams.
He was diagnosed with lung cancer in March of last year.
Moose Skowron was 81 years old.