Steve Garvey

United States

Baseball

B: December 22, 1948

1974 National League M.V.P.

A first baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres, Garvey was a perennial All-Star. His first All-Star start was in 1974 when he was voted in as a write-in candidate and won the game's M.V.P. award. Garvey was a ten-time All-Star (1974-'81, '84, '85). Garvey also won the National League M.V.P. in 1974 as he led the Dodgers to the pennant. Garvey was a key component of the Dodger pennant winners in 1977 and 1978 and their World Series triumph in 1981. Later with the San Diego Padres, Garvey led them to their first National League title in 1984. Garvey also won the All-Star Game M.V.P. Award in 1978 and was the N.L.C.S. M.V.P. in 1978 and '84. He won four straight Gold Gloves (1974-'77) and had his number 6 retired by the Padres.

SUPERSTARS RECORD
EVENT
PLACE POINTS MONEY
EVENT WINS
1975 Preliminary 2
6
18 1/2
$1,850
Weight Lifting
1975 Superteams Baseball Preliminary
1
$6,200
 
1975 Superteams Final
1
$8,000
 
1977 Preliminary 2
2
32
$8,200
Weight Lifting, Bike Race
1977 Final
8
14 1/3
$4,300
None
1978 Preliminary 2
1
35
$13,500
Tennis
1978 Final
6
18
$5,400
None
1978 Superteams Baseball Preliminary
2
$4,000
1979 Superteams Baseball Preliminary
2
$3,800
1980 Preliminary 1
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
1982 Preliminary 1
2
49
$9,900
Tennis, Bowling, Golf
TOTALS
166 5/6
$67,750
7

 

PERSONAL BESTS
Tennis

1st

1978 Preliminary 2
Weight Lifting

240

1977 Final
Bowling
172
1977 Final
100 Yard Dash
10.66
1978 Final
Half Mile Run

2:20.39

1977 Preliminary 2
Bike Race - 1/2 Mile

1:14.17

1977 Final
Bike Race - Mile
2:51.43
1977 Preliminary 2
Obstacle Course
41.2
1975 Preliminary 2
Superteams Obstacle Course
29.08
1975 Superteams Baseball Preliminary
Points Scored

35

1978 Preliminary 2


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