Frank Killen

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Frank Killen
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Pitcher
Born: (1870-11-30)November 30, 1870
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Died: December 3, 1939(1939-12-03) (aged 69)
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
August 27, 1891 for the Milwaukee Brewers
Last MLB appearance
June 27, 1900 for the Chicago Orphans
Career statistics
Win-loss record 164–131
Earned run average 3.78
Strikeouts 725
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Career highlights and awards

Frank Bissell "Lefty" Killen (November 30, 1870 – December 3, 1939) was a professional baseball player. He was a left-handed pitcher over parts of ten seasons (1891–1900) with the Milwaukee Brewers, Washington Senators (NL), Pittsburgh Pirates, Boston Beaneaters and Chicago Orphans. He was the National League wins leader in 1893 and 1896 with Pittsburgh. For his career, he compiled a 164–131 record in 321 appearances, with a 3.78 ERA and 725 strikeouts.

He was born and later died in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the age of 69.

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