Don Rudolph

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Don Rudolph
Born: (1931-08-16)August 16, 1931
Baltimore, Maryland
Died: September 12, 1968(1968-09-12) (aged 37)
Granada Hills, California
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 21, 1957 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1964 for the Washington Senators
Career statistics
Win-Loss record 18-32
Earned run average 4.00
Strikeouts 182

Frederick Donald Rudolph (August 16, 1931 – September 12, 1968) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. During a six-year baseball career, the left-hander pitched from 1957 to 1964 for four different teams.

Rudolph was the Opening Day pitcher for the Washington Senators in 1963 in a 3–1 defeat by the Baltimore Orioles in a game played at District of Columbia Stadium.[1]

Rudolph was killed in a truck accident at age 37.[2]


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