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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kenton Charles Tekulve
Stat Years
1971-1989  [mlb] 1974-1989
6-4 / 180
Right / Right
P (1050) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
Born Date/Place
1947-03-05 in Cincinnati, Ohio   [73.030]
High School
Hamilton Catholic (Hamilton,OH)
Marietta College (Marietta, Ohio)
Signed as undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1969
Signing Scouts
Dick Coury
MLB Debut
1974-05-20 - Boxscore  (Age: 27.076)
Service Time
PIT [12] PHI [4] CIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 18769 ... retro id: tekuk001 ... mlbam id: 123175
Pitch Repertoire
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On Base

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