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Billy Vanson (Los Angeles Dodgers)

E-Mail: vanson13@aol.com


Age: 43
Marital Status: Married to Diane Cifuentes and we have 2 great kids. TJ (5 years old) and Danny (3 years old).
Residence: Congers, NY (25 minutes North of Yankee Stadium, 40 minutes from Shea)
Occupation: NYC Policeman, I am eligible to retire this coming June with my 20 years as a member of service.
Favorite Teams: Houston Astros, Kansas City Chiefs, not a huge fan of the other 2 sports anymore
Favorite Player(s): All time favorite Terry Puhl (story behind that), Jose Canseco (the man that changed baseball), Derrick Thomas
Teams I Hate: NY Mets, NY Jets
Strat Background: Have been playing Strat since 1981 (1980 players), and have been in the SBA since 1986. I am also in 3 retro leagues, which are just a lot of fun.
Hobbies: Besides Strat, I am a huge fan of Bruce Springsteen (seen him in concert 106 times), and love going to concerts in general. Hanging out with my boys, still attempt to play softball. Thinking of taking up golf for the spring.
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Managerial Record

 Year    League   Team                   G     W    L    WP    Place 
+----+-----------+--------------------+-----+----+----+------+------+
 1939 National    Chicago Cubs             0    0    0      ?      1
 1940 National    Chicago Cubs           154   84   70   .545      2
 1941 National    Chicago Cubs           154   69   85   .448      4

 1975 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162  102   60   .630      1
 1976 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   77   85   .475      3
 1977 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   81   81   .500      2
 1978 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   73   89   .451      5
 1979 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   82   80   .506      2
 1980 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   94   68   .580      1
 1981 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   94   68   .580      2
 1982 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   94   68   .580      1
 1983 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   87   75   .537      2
 1984 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   92   70   .568      2
 1985 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   88   74   .543      2
 1986 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   83   79   .512      3
 1987 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   63   99   .389      5
 1988 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   62  100   .383      5
 1989 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   65   97   .401      5
 1990 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   76   86   .469      4
 1991 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   79   83   .488      4
 1992 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   58  104   .358      5
 1993 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   83   79   .512      3
 1994 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   81   81   .500      3
 1995 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   84   78   .519      2
 1996 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   92   70   .568      1
 1997 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   92   70   .568      1
 1998 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   82   80   .506      3
 1999 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   84   78   .519      2
 2000 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    163   97   66   .595      2
 2001 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers    162   97   65   .599      1
 2002 NL West     Los Angeles Dodgers     30   16   14   .533      1

 1939 American    New York Yankees         0    0    0      ?      1
 1940 American    New York Yankees       154   84   70   .545      4
 1941 American    New York Yankees       154   94   60   .610      2
 1942 American    New York Yankees       154   80   74   .519      3
 1943 American    New York Yankees       154   88   66   .571      1
 1944 American    New York Yankees       154   45  109   .292      7
 1945 American    New York Yankees       154   54  100   .351      7
 1946 American    New York Yankees       154   81   73   .526      4
 1947 American    New York Yankees       154   93   61   .604      2
 1948 American    New York Yankees       154   79   75   .513      2
 1949 American    New York Yankees       154   76   78   .494      5
 1950 American    New York Yankees       154  105   49   .682      1
 1951 American    New York Yankees       154   78   76   .506      4
 1952 American    New York Yankees       154   84   70   .545      2
 1953 American    New York Yankees       154   72   82   .468      3
 1954 American    New York Yankees       154   79   75   .513      4
 1955 American    New York Yankees       154   84   70   .545      2
 1956 American    New York Yankees       154  101   53   .656      1
 1957 American    New York Yankees       154   94   60   .610      1
 1958 American    New York Yankees       154  100   54   .649      1
 1959 American    New York Yankees       154   90   64   .584      1
 1960 American    New York Yankees       154   81   73   .526      3
 1961 American    New York Yankees       154   83   71   .539      2
 1962 American    New York Yankees       162   79   83   .488      5
 1963 American    New York Yankees       162   86   76   .531      3
 1964 American    New York Yankees       162   70   92   .432      6
 1965 American    New York Yankees       162   75   87   .463      5
 1966 American    New York Yankees       162   63   99   .389      7
 1967 American    New York Yankees       162   57  105   .352      8
+----+-----------+--------------------+-----+----+----+------+------+
                  Chicago Cubs           308  153  155   .497
                  Los Angeles Dodgers   4405 2258 2147   .513
                  New York Yankees      4360 2255 2105   .517
+----+-----------+--------------------+-----+----+----+------+------+
      TOTAL                             9073 4666 4407   .514
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