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Catalog Number 2009.030.122
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Bob Milano of Burlingame High School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 7, 2000. Plaque includes image of Milano and a brief biography: "For Bob Milano, baseball has been more than a game. It's been a way of life. A former catcher at UC Berkeley, he took over the Burlingame High School baseball program in 1964 and led the Panthers to Mid-Peninsula League titles in 1968 and 1970. He moved back to Cal and, as head coach there, he produced 679 victories, the most in the school's history. Three of his teams went to the College World Series. In 1997, he was the head coach of the USA National Baseball Team."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Bob Milano Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 7, 2000
Inscription Text "Made in / Mexico" (small rectangular black and brown sticker, back top center)

"Alpine / Awards / Inc. / 6 locations to better serve you / Sunnyvale..." (Black and gold sticker, back top center)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
Burlingame
Berkeley
Baseball
Coach
Mid-Peninsula League (athletics)
Milano, Bob
Subjects Sports
Baseball
Coaching (Athletics)
People Milano, Bob