Cy Acosta

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Cy Acosta
Born: (1946-11-22) November 22, 1946 (age 67)
El Sabino, Sinaloa, Mexico
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 4, 1972 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
May 5, 1975 for the Philadelphia Phillies
Career statistics
Win-loss record 13-9
Earned run average 2.66
Strikeouts 109

Cecilio "Cy" Acosta Miranda (born November 22, 1946) is a retired starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played four seasons for the Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies.

Acosta became the first American League pitcher to make a plate appearance after the introduction of the designated hitter rule in 1973.[1]


  1. ^ "Baseball Reference-Cy Acosta". Retrieved 2009-06-18. 

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