James Alexander Campanis (born February 9, 1944 in New York City, New York), is a former professional baseball player who played in the Major Leagues primarily as a catcher from 1966–1970 and 1973. Campanis batted and threw right-handed.
He is of Greek ancestry.
He is the son of the late Al Campanis.
On December 16, 1968, his father who was the current General Manager of the Dodgers at the time, trades Jim to the Kansas City Royals for two minor leaguers and cash.
After leaving baseball he opened a restaurant, The Mini Gourmet, in Placentia, CA. It is decorated with MLB memorabilia.
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Medieval Greece / Byzantine Empire
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