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Catalog Number 2009.030.012
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Kevin Bass of Menlo School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 7, 2000. Plaque includes image of Bass and a brief biography: "Kevin Bass got his baseball start on the sandlots and youth league fields of the South County. Later, at Menlo School in Atherton he excelled on the diamond. He went on to become a major league outfielder for 14 years, beginning in 1982. He played for five different big league ballclubs before retiring after the 1995 season. In his professional career, he played in 1,571 major league games, winding up with a .270 lifetime batting average, 611 runs batted in and 118 home runs."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Kevin Bass Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 7, 2000
Inscription Text "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
Menlo School
Atherton
Baseball
Bass, Kevin
Subjects Sports
Baseball players
People Bass, Kevin