Joseph Anthony Pepitone (October 9, 1940 – March 13, 2023) was an American professional baseball first baseman and outfielder who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees, Houston Astros, Chicago Cubs, and Atlanta Braves from 1962 to 1973 and for the Yakult Atoms of Nippon Professional Baseball in 1973. Pepitone was a three-time MLB All-Star and won three Gold Glove Awards.
|First baseman / Center fielder|
|Born: October 9, 1940|
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
|Died: March 13, 2023 82) (aged|
Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.
|MLB: April 10, 1962, for the New York Yankees|
|NPB: June 20, 1973, for the Yakult Atoms|
|MLB: May 25, 1973, for the Atlanta Braves|
|NPB: August 19, 1973, for the Yakult Atoms|
|Runs batted in||721|
|Runs batted in||2|
|Career highlights and awards|