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Catalog Number 2009.030.021
Description Wood and acrylic plaque commemorating Rich Bordi of El Camino High School who was inducted into the San Mateo County Sports Hall of Fame on June 21, 2007. Plaque includes image of Bordi and a brief biography: "Without Exaggerating, you could say that Rich Bordi is a baseball "lifer". He has been involved with professional baseball, as a player and a scout, for 25 years. Before that, he was a star at the youth level, at El Camino High School in South San Francisco and at Fresno State University. A tall (6-7) right handed pitcher, he performed for nine productive seasons in the big leagues, finishing his career with a 20-20 record, 10 saves and 179 appearances, 156 in relief."
Object Name Plaque, Award
Collection 3D - Personal Symbols
Title Rich Bordi Sports Hall of Fame Plaque
Date June 21, 2007
Inscription Text "ALPINE / AWARDS / & IMPRINTED SPORTSWEAR, INC. / Foster City… "(gold and green sticker on upper back middle, complete with locations, phone numbers and website information).
Provenance Plaque and induction was sponsored by The Times of San Mateo.
Dimensions H-12 W-9 D-1 inches
Search Terms Sports
El Camino High School
Major League Baseball
Bordi, Rich
Subjects Sports
Baseball scouts
Baseball players
People Bordi, Rich