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TMZ: Frank Robinson treated by EMTs at Lakers game

Mar 11, 2012, 6:55 PM EDT

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Hall of Famer Frank Robinson needed medical attention during Sunday’s game between the Celtics and the Lakers, a witness told TMZ.

According to the report, Robinson was attended to during the fourth quarter of the game. He left with medical personnel before the game ended, but he was able to walk out under his own power.

Robinson, 76, collected 2,943 hits, 586 homers and 1,812 RBI during a major league career that spanned from 1956-1976. He later managed in the majors, finishing up that portion of his career in 2006, and served in the commissioner’s office.

  1. westcoastredbird - Mar 11, 2012 at 7:26 PM

    I got to admit that 4th quarter was really exciting and stressful for Laker fans. Many who could found at the bar with Frank. And Frank the Lakers won 95-94.

  2. Reflex - Mar 12, 2012 at 3:17 PM

    Too bad Frank didn’t get another 67 hits, he might have made the HoF…

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