(May 16, 1933- )
Born in Detroit, Michigan
Attended Alma College
Pitcher for the Detroit Tigers (1959-1961), Houston Colt .45s/Astros (1962-1966) and the Atlanta Braves (1967)
Why he might be annoying
His career was a disappointment.
He was the losing pitcher of the Astrodome's first regular season game.
He recorded a career high of getting hit by pitches (12) in the 1962 season.
His pitching productivity went down at the time Colt .45s were renamed the Astros.
He retired with a career overall 49-71 losing record.
Why he might not be annoying
He began his playing career with his home town team.
He posted a career high 15-9 winning record in the 1964 season.
He pitched in both the Colt Stadium's last game and the Astrodome's first game.
He was the 12th major league pitcher to strike out three batters on nine pitches in an inning (April 19, 1964).
He won the final game in Colt Stadium history with a shutout defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers 1-0 (September 27, 1964).
Credit: Neo NX2004
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Year In Review:
In 2016, Out of 3 Votes: 66.67% Annoying
In 2015, Out of 2 Votes: 100% Annoying
In 2014, Out of 22 Votes: 40.91% Annoying
In 2013, Out of 4 Votes: 75.00% Annoying
In 2012, Out of 12 Votes: 83.33% Annoying
In 2011, Out of 15 Votes: 20.0% Annoying
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