By By John Shea Alan Gallagher, the first native San Franciscan to play for the Giants after the team moved West and the third baseman on their 1971 National League West championship team, has died. He was 73.
The Kansas City T-Bones of the independent American Association, for whom Gallagher managed, said he died in Fresno on Thursday.
Gallagher played at Mission High and Santa Clara before the Giants made him their first draft pick in 1965, the 14th overall selection. He broke into the majors in 1970 and had his best year in 1971, the last year Hall of Famers Willie Mays, Willie McCovey, Juan [READ MORE HERE]
Source: SF Gate Sports