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PHIL NIEKRO

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1959-1987
Positions
P-902
Born
April 1, 1939  (75.023)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-1 / 180
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Bridgeport  (Bridgeport,OH)
College:
 
Drafted:
Signed as UDFA 1959 by Mbr
Full Name
Phillip Henry Niekro 
TBC Player ID
15981
MLB Debut
April 15, 1964  (25.014)
Signed by
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Brother of Joe Niekro, Uncle of Lance Niekro

Control
56
K-Rating
58
Efficiency
61
vsPower
44

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OFF THE FIELD


DateNotes
1987-09-23Signed as Free Agent by Braves.
1987-08-31Released by Blue Jays.
1987-08-09Traded by Indians to Blue Jays for Don Gordon and Darryl Landrum.
1986-04-03Signed as Free Agent by Indians.
1986-03-28Released by Yankees.
1986-01-08Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
1985-11-12Granted Free Agency.
1984-01-05Signed as Free Agent by Yankees.
1983-10-07Released by Braves.
1958-07-19Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves.
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Milwaukee Braves in 1959.


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