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Mickey Mantle tips his cap during spring training in 1956.
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Robin Roberts and Warren Spahn.


 

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Mickey's largest contract with the Yankees was for $100,000.


 

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Although he talked about retirement during the 1968 season, the official announcement  came on March 1, 1969. 


 

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There have been four Mickey Mantle Days at Yankee Stadium: 
Mickey Mantle Fan Appreciation Day -
9/18/65,

Mickey Mantle Banner Day
8/4/68,

Mickey Mantle Day
6/8/69

and the second Mickey Mantle Day
8/13/96. 


 

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Mayor Robert Wagner proclaimed Sept. 18, 1965 as Mickey Mantle Day in New York.


 

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Mickey was banned from baseball in 1983. 


 

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Baseball Commissioner Bowie Kuhn banned Mickey from baseball.


 

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Mickey was hired as a greeter at the Claridge Hotel in Atlantic City. The Claridge has a gambling casino and baseball has strict rules about players who are associated with gambling.


 

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Mickey was reinstated to baseball on March 18, 1985.


 

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Baseball Commissioner Peter Ueberroth reinstated Mickey to baseball.

 

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