Born in San Francisco, Dolph Camilli was a left-handed first baseman with the Cubs, Phillies, Dodgers and Red Sox. His career spanned 12 major league seasons: 1933-45. He had more than 20 home runs in 8 consecutive seasons and 5 times drove in more than 100 runs. Called the “Foundation of Dodger Dynasty,” in 1941(with Dodgers), he was the NL’s MVP, with 34 HRs and 120 RBI. His lifetime BA was .277. He is in the Dodger Hall of Fame.
Inducted into the Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in 1993.
Plaque location: Sacred Heart Cathedral Prepatory