Fred Newman (baseball)

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Fred Newman
Fred Newman 1963.jpg
Born: (1942-02-21)February 21, 1942
Boston, Massachusetts
Died: June 24, 1987(1987-06-24) (aged 45)
Framingham, Massachusetts
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 16, 1962 for the Los Angeles Angels
Last MLB appearance
August 5, 1967 for the California Angels
Career statistics
Win-Loss record 33-39
Earned run average 3.41
Strikeouts 254

Frederick William Newman (February 21, 1942 in Boston, Massachusetts – June 24, 1987 in Framingham, Massachusetts) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. He played his entire 6-year baseball career for the Los Angeles and California Angels. Newman was originally signed by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent when he graduated from Brookline High School in 1960.

Newman died in Framingham, Massachusetts in 1987 after an automobile accident in Holliston, Massachusetts.[1]


  1. ^ "Names in the News". Los Angeles Times. 27 June 1987. Retrieved 7 June 2012. 

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