South High School
- All-American Recognition: 1957 (Converse 1st Team, United States Basketball Writers Association 1st Team, Associated Press 2nd Team, National Association of Basketball Coaches 3rd Team, UP3)
- Ranked among the nation's leaders in rebound percentage in 1956 (13th), 1957 (8th) and 1958 (28th)
- Ranked 54th in the nation in scoring in 1957
- Did not play in NCAA Tournament or NIT
- Selected by the Philadelphia Warriors in third round of 1958 NBA draft (21st pick overall, did not play in league)
- Hit .273 with 382 home runs and 1,119 RBI as an outfielder-first baseman for 16 seasons from 1958 through 1973 with the Los Angeles Dodgers, Washington Senators, Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers.