4 Jun 87-m to year of life has died the only athlete in the world, who became the champion of the two major leagues of America, the MLB (baseball) and NBA (basketball) gene Conley, reports the Boston Globe.
He won the «Milwaukee Braves» in the World series in 1957 and three times champion of NBA «Boston Celtics».
Gene Conley baseball was playing for the «Boston Braves», «Milwaukee, Braves», «Philadelphia Phyllis» and «Boston Red SOx». Four times participated in the all-star game MLB.
In basketball he played for «Boston Celtics» (NBA champion 1959, 1960, 1961), «Washington Typers», «new York Knicks», «Hartford Capitols».
He played at the center position.