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AL DOWNING

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1961-1977
Positions
P-405
Born
June 28, 1941  (72.294)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-11 / 177
Bats/Throws
Right / Left
High School
Trenton  (Trenton,NJ)
College:
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1961 by NYY
Full Name
Alphonso Erwin Downing 
TBC Player ID
10874
MLB Debut
July 19, 1961  (20.021)
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Control
40
K-Rating
67
Efficiency
59
vsPower
59

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OFF THE FIELD
YearLeagueAward Description 
1967MLB-ALPlayed in MLB All-Star Game (AL) 
1971MLB-NLNL Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #3) 
 MLB-NLNL MVP (Voting Rank: #10) 
 MLB-NLSporting News NL Comeback Player of the Year 
1983MLBHall of Fame Ballot Voting (0 votes - 0%) 


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