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Fred Talbot (baseball)

Frederick Lealand Talbot
Pitcher
Born: (1941-06-28)June 28, 1941
Washington, D.C.
Died: January 11, 2013(2013-01-11) (aged 71)
Falls Church, Virginia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 28, 1963 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
June 14, 1970 for the Oakland Athletics
Career statistics
Win–loss record 38–56
Earned run average 4.12
Innings 853⅔
Teams
Frederick Lealand Talbot (June 28, 1941 – January 11, 2013[1]), was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. He pitched from 1963-1970 for the New York Yankees, Kansas City Athletics, Seattle Pilots, Chicago White Sox, and Oakland Athletics. He attended Fairfax High School in Fairfax, Virginia. [2]

Talbot is one of the more memorable Pilots in Jim Bouton's book Ball Four. Bouton had a somewhat antagonistic relationship with Talbot dating back to their days as Yankee teammates, but Talbot's near-constant stream of funny stories and put-downs leads Bouton to admit, "Talbot is in rare form these days." Talbot would go on to be traded to Oakland only five days after Bouton was traded to the Houston Astros.

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)

References

  1. ^ "Death Notice: FREDERICK L. TALBOT", The Washington Post, January 16, 2013
  2. ^ Fred Talbot at Baseball Reference


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