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Former MLB Infielder Mike Brumley Dies in Car Crash at Age 61

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Former MLB infielder Mike Brumley died in a car crash in Mississippi on Saturday night at the age of 61, per ABC News.

Brumley played in the majors from 1987 to 1995, spending time with the Chicago Cubs, Detroit Tigers, Seattle Mariners, Boston Red Sox, Houston Astors, Oakland Athletics and Houston Astros. He also became a coach and hitting instructor with the Mariners, Cubs, Texas Rangers and Los Angeles Dodgers, and most recently served as minor league coach and hitting instructor with the Atlanta Braves from 2018 to 2022.

Braves third baseman Austin Riley described Brumley as one of the most influential people in his life.