BALTIMORE, MD - CIRCA 1973: Gene Michael #17 of the New York Yankees in action against the Baltimore Orioles during an Major League Baseball game circa 1973 at Memorial Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Michael played for the Yankees from 1968-74. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)

BALTIMORE, MD - CIRCA 1973:  Gene Michael #17 of the New York Yankees  in action against the Baltimore Orioles during an Major League Baseball game circa 1973 at Memorial Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland.  Michael played for the Yankees from 1968-74. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images)