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BOB PURKEY

MLB  Deceased
Positions
P-386
Born
Place
Died
March 16, 2008   (78.245)
Ht/Wt
6-2 / 195
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
South Hills Catholic  (Pittsburgh,PA)
College:
 
Drafted:
Not drafted
Full Name
Robert Thomas Purkey 
TBC Player ID
16826
MLB Debut
April 14, 1954  (24.274)
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Control
81
K-Rating
31
Efficiency
67
vsPower
66

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OFF THE FIELD
YearLeagueAward Description 
1958MLB-NLNL MVP (Voting Rank: #19) 
 MLB-NLPlayed in MLB All-Star Game (NL) 
1961MLB-NLPlayed in MLB All-Star Game (NL) 
1962MLBMajor League Cy Young Award (Voting Rank: #3) 
 MLB-NLNL MVP (Voting Rank: #8) 
 MLB-NLPlayed in MLB All-Star Game (NL) 


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