Cedric Tallis

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Cedric Tallis

Biographical Information[edit]

Cedric Tallis joined the expansion Los Angeles Angels as business manager in 1961. He became vice president of operations in 1965. Tallis was then the original General Manager of the expansion Kansas City Royals from their inception until June 1974. He moved to the New York Yankees as assistant GM in 1976-1977, GM in 1978-1979, and president from 1980 to 1983.


Preceded by
N/A
Kansas City Royals General Manager
1969-1974
Succeeded by
Joe Burke
Preceded by
Gabe Paul
New York Yankees General Manager
1978-1979
Succeeded by
Gene Michael


Draft Picks[edit]

1969 Expansion Draft 1st Round - Royals

Other Notable Selections - Royals

1st Round - Yankees

Other Notable Selections - Yankees

Significant Trades[edit]

Royals

Yankees

Significant Signings[edit]

Royals

Yankees


  • [1] Article on Cedric Tallis in The Hardball Times.