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Robert James "Rick" Monday Jr. (born November 20, 1945 in Batesville, Arkansas) is an American former Major League Baseball center fielder and is currently a broadcast announcer. Monday is best remembered for saving the American flag from being burned in Dodger Stadium during the American Bicentennial.

He played for the Kansas City/Oakland Athletics (1966–71), Chicago Cubs (1972–76) and Los Angeles Dodgers (1977–84).

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