Don Larsen

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Don Larsen
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Larsen at age 84.
Pitcher
Born: (1929-08-07) August 7, 1929 (age 90)
Michigan City, Indiana
Batted: Right Threw: Right
debut
April 18, 1953, for the St. Louis Browns
Last appearance
July 7, 1967, for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Win–Loss record81–91
Earned run average3.78
Strikeouts849
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Donald James Larsen (born August 7, 1929) is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher.[1] During a 15-year MLB career, he pitched from 1953–1967 for seven different teams. Larsen was born in Michigan City, Indiana, but was raised in San Diego, California.

Larsen pitched for the St. Louis Browns / Baltimore Orioles (1953–1954; 1965), New York Yankees (1955–1959), Kansas City Athletics (1960–1961), Chicago White Sox (1961), San Francisco Giants (1962–1964), Houston Colt .45's / Houston Astros (1964–1965), and Chicago Cubs (1967).

References[change | change source]

  1. "Don Larsen Minor League Statistics". Baseball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved March 26, 2012.

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