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Bob Purkey AS-3AW-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1954-1966
Biography Data
Positions: P-386
Proper Name: Robert Thomas Purkey
Born: July 14, 1929
Place Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Death March 16, 2008
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 195 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: South Hills Catholic (Pittsburgh,PA)
College:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:April 14,1954 (24.274)
TBC Player ID:16826
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Career Activity
Organizations:PIT, CIN, SLN
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
81 31 67 66
*as of 2014 season.
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  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Pitching Feats and Milestones for Bob Purkey
    Game DateTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    PITPHIL 0-6 vs PHI   22210110009000--10-01st career game
    PITSLNW 5-1 vs SLNWCG971001100134000--271-61st career win
    PITNY1W 2-0 vs NY1WSHO940001200031000--485-14Complete game/Shutout
    PITCINW 6-3 @CINSv  0.20000000002000--639-191st career save
    CINMLNW 2-0 vs MLNWSHO960001500134000--8112-25Complete game/Shutout
    CINMLNW 4-0 vs MLNWSHO9110001300136000--17950-60Complete game/Shutout
    CINSFNW 3-2 vs SFNWCG932210100030000--18655-613-hitter
    CINPHIW 4-2 vs PHIWCG982220200236000--20060-66200th career game
    CINSLNW 5-2 vs SLNWCG922102400031000--22371-742-hitter
    CINCHNW 10-0 vs CHNWSHO940001700032000--23879-77Complete game/Shutout
    CINSFNW 5-0 vs SFNWSHO930003400031000--24282-77Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
    CINLANL 1-8 @LANL  47442010012072541875%25891-81Threw 75% strikes
    CINPHIW 2-1 vs PHI   88111020002875571876%27395-85Threw 76% strikes
    CINHOUW 4-0 vs HOUWSHO940000600030000--27496-85Complete game/Shutout
    CINCHNW 2-1 vs CHNW  7.181112900031000--283100-89100th career win
    CINMLNW 5-1 vs MLNWCG931001000031000--313109-993-hitter
    SLNSFNW 3-0 @SFNWSHO950001000029000--345119-107Complete game/Shutout
    Batting Feats and Milestones for Bob Purkey
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    PITPHIL 0-6 vs PHI000000000000000011st career game
    PITPHIL 4-5 @PHI4010000000000000241st career hit
    PITSLNW 5-1 vs SLN4030002000100000251st career RBI
    PITCINL 1-5 vs CIN2110011000100000271st career home run
    CINPHIW 7-4 vs PHI40000000004000002214 strikeouts

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