FROM THE NEW YORK YANKEES;  INSCRIPTION AS IT READS FOR PAUL O'NEILL ON HIS PLAQUE IN MONUMENT PARK:

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PAUL ANDREW O'NEILL

"THE WARRIOR"

 

NEW YORK YANKEES

1993 - 2001

AN INTENSE COMPETITOR AND TEAM LEADER, O’NEILL WAS

BELOVED FOR HIS RELENTLESS PURSUIT OF PERFECTION.

IN NINE SEASONS WITH THE YANKEES,

HE WON FOUR WORLD SERIES AND MADE FOUR ALL-STAR TEAMS,

COMPILING A .303 BATTING AVERAGE WITH 185 HOME RUNS AND 858 RBI.

WAS ALSO KNOWN FOR HIS STRONG ARM

AND RELIABLE GLOVE IN RIGHT FIELD.

WON 1994 AL BATTING CROWN WITH A .359 AVERAGE.

DEDICATED BY THE

NEW YORK YANKEES

AUGUST 9, 2014