Robin Evan Roberts
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: September 30, 1926 in Springfield, IL
High School: Lanphier HS (Springfield, IL)
School: Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI)
Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1948. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 18, 1948 (Age 21.262, 8,092nd in MLB history) vs. PIT 8.0 IP, 5 H, 2 SO, 2 BB, 2 ER, L
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1948 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Phillies/Orioles/Astros/Cubs 1948-1966
Last Game: September 3, 1966 (Age 39.338) vs. PIT 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1976 (337/388 ballots).
View Robin Roberts Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Died: May 6, 2010 in Temple Terrace, FL
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