Bucky Dent
Personal information
Born November 25, 1951 (age 63)
Savannah, Georgia
Batted Right Threw Right
MLB Debut
June 1, 1973 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 11, 1984 for the Kansas City Royals

As player

  • Chicago White Sox (1973-1976)
  • New York Yankees (1977-1982)
  • Texas Rangers (1982-1983)
  • Kansas City Royals (1984)

As manager

Bucky Kent (born November 25, 1951) was a shortstop for the New York Yankees from 1977 until 1982 when he was traded to the Texas Rangers for Lee Mazzilli. He was part of the back-to-back World Series champions in 1977 and 1978. He also was the manager for the Yankees in 1989 and 1990.