Second baseman, Baseball Player
1924 – 2004
Who was Bobby Ávila?
Roberto Francisco Ávila González was a Major League Baseball second baseman and right-handed batter who played for the Cleveland Indians, Baltimore Orioles, Boston Red Sox, Milwaukee Braves and Tigres del México. Born in Veracruz, Veracruz, México to Maria Gonzalez and Jorge Avila, he had a medium frame at 5 ft 10 in and 175 pounds. He was better known in his homeland and other Latin American countries as "Beto" and in the majors as "Bobby".