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Catalog Number 2009.030.050
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Tim Cullen of Serra High School and College of San Mateo who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 3, 1998. Plaque includes image of Cullen and a brief biography: "Tim Cullen was a natural. For him, sports appeared to come easily. At Serra High School in San Mateo, he excelled in basketball and baseball. At Santa Clara University, it was more of the same. He was a three-year starter in both sports. His 1962 Bronco baseball team played in the College World Series. As a utility infielder he spent seven seasons in the major leagues, playing over 700 games. In 1998, he took over as general manager of the Pacific Coast League's Fresno Grizzlies."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Tim Cullen Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 3, 1998
Inscription Text "Handcrafted with pride by / Alpine Awards, Inc. / 6 locations / to better serve you! / Sunnyvale..." (medium rectangular black and gold sticker, back center top)
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
San Mateo
Serra High School
Cullen, Tim
Subjects Sports
Baseball players
Basketball players
Baseball managers
People Cullen, Tim