(November 19, 1947- )
Born in San Diego, California
Catcher for the Philadelphia Phillies (1972-81), California Angels (1982-88) and the Kansas City Royals (1989-90)
Manager for the Kansas City Royals (1995-97) and the Cincinnati Reds (2001-03)
National League Gold Glove winner (1978, 1979)
American League Gold Glove winner (1982, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989)
Father of Bret and Aaron Boone
Why he might be annoying
He retired from playing when he was 42.
His career ended after he suffered a broken finger on his throwing hand.
The Phillies felt he was washed up and traded him shortly after he produced the worst numbers of his career.
His managerial career was a disappointment.
He was fired at mid-season twice.
Why he might not be annoying
He was an excellent defensive catcher.
He won seven Gold Gloves along with a World Series title.
He is a second generation baseball player.
He proved he wasn't washed up after winning five Gold Gloves following his trade.
He set a Major League record by catching 2,225 career games.
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Year In Review:
For 2017, as of last week, Out of 1 Votes: 0% Annoying
In 2016, Out of 4 Votes: 50.0% Annoying
In 2015, Out of 7 Votes: 57.14% Annoying
In 2014, Out of 13 Votes: 53.85% Annoying
In 2013, Out of 23 Votes: 56.52% Annoying
In 2012, Out of 25 Votes: 60.0% Annoying
In 2011, Out of 12 Votes: 58.33% Annoying
In 2010, Out of 55 Votes: 65.45% Annoying
In 2009, Out of 33 Votes: 39.39% Annoying
In 2008, Out of 28 Votes: 64.29% Annoying
In 2007, Out of 77 Votes: 49.35% Annoying
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