Harmon Clayton Killebrew (Killer)
Positions: First Baseman, Third Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 195 lb.
Born: June 29, 1936 in Payette, ID
High School: Payette HS (Payette, ID)
School: Albertson College (Caldwell, ID)
Signed by the Washington Senators as an amateur free agent (bonus baby) in 1954. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 23, 1954 (Age 17.359, 8,746th in MLB history) vs. CHW 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1956 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Twins/Senators/Royals 1954-1975
Agents: John Boggs [*]
Last Game: September 26, 1975 (Age 39.089) vs. TEX 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1984 (335/403 ballots).
View Harmon Killebrew Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: May 17, 2011 in Scottsdale, AZ
Buried: Riverside Cemetery, Payette, ID
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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