Goodbye, Tony Phillips

(April 25, 1959 – February 17, 2016)

1986 Topps

The starting second baseman for the 1989 World Champion Oakland Athletics, Tony Phillips passed away Wednesday from a heart attack. He played for the A’s, Tigers, Angels, White Sox, Blue Jays, and Mets during his 18-year career.

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About JT

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