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John Candelaria AS-1AW-4WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1975-1993

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Biography Data
Positions: P-604
Proper Name: John Robert Candelaria
Nickname(s): Candy Man
Born: November 6, 1953 (63.170)
Place Brooklyn, New York
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 225 Bats/Throws: Right-Left
High School: LaSalle Academy (New York,NY)
Drafted: 1972 -- 2nd round (47th overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 8,1975 (21.214)
TBC Player ID:9603
Career Activity
Organizations:BAL, PIT, CAL, NYN, NYA, MON, MIN, TOR, LAN

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  • Awards for John Candelaria
    YearLeagueAward NameNotesAward History
    1976MLBNational League Player of the WeekAugust 9-August 15Award History
    1982MLBNational League Player of the WeekJuly 19-July 25Award History
    1982MLBNL Pitcher of the MonthJulyAward History
    1986MLBAL Comeback Player of the Year   Award History

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