The Obit For Dionisio Acosta
CARACAS. - This Wednesday,
January 16, it was learned the regrettable death of Dionisio Acosta, president
of the Association of Professional Baseball Players Unique Venezuela.
Between 1972 and 1996 he led the institution, which highlights its leadership
in the second strike Venezuelan baseball in the postseason for the 1973-1974
campaign to demand higher returns to the players. was also acting as a
professional baseball to play for 13 seasons in Venezuela with Magallanes,
Caracas, Pampero and East and retired in 1967 La Guaira Sharks.
He defended catcher and averaged .220 in 279 games.
Born in Maracaibo, on March 20, 1929."