Brooks Robinson


Primary Team: Baltimore Orioles
Year Inducted: 
1983
Community Service/Charity:  

Robinson officially put 240 items — including 16 Gold Gloves, his 1964 American League MVP trophy, his Hall of Fame pin and two World Series rings — up for auction. He plans to pump every cent from the sale into the charitable Constance and Brooks Robinson
Foundation. The sale realized $1.44 million.

http://www.baltimoresun.com/sports/bs‐sp‐brooks‐robinson‐auction‐charity‐20151007‐story.html

http://www.sportscollectorsdigest.com/brooks‐robinson‐collection‐nets‐1‐44‐million‐forcharitable‐foundation/

Military Service:  Yes, He went into the army in 1959, joining the Arkansas National Guard right before he was to be drafted into the United States Army.