Greg Pryor

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Greg Pryor
Infielder
Born: (1949-10-02) October 2, 1949 (age 64)
Marietta, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 4, 1976 for the Texas Rangers
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1986 for the Kansas City Royals
Career statistics
Batting average .250
Home runs 14
Runs batted in 146
Teams

Gregory Russell Pryor (born October 2, 1949 in Marietta, Ohio), is a former Major League Baseball infielder. He played all or part of ten seasons in the majors, in 1976 and 1978-1986.

Major league career[edit]

Originally drafted by the Washington Senators, Pryor was picked in the 6th round of the 1971 amateur draft (130th overall) and was the last position player draft pick of the Senators to play in the major leagues.[1] He debuted in the majors with the Senators' later incarnation, the Texas Rangers, in 1976. Pryor was a member of the World Series-winning Kansas City Royals in 1985.

Later life[edit]

Pryor now lives in Kansas City. In 1995, he founded Life Priority, a nutritional supplements company, in Lenexa, Kansas.[citation needed] In 2005, he formed Sports-Aholic, Inc.[citation needed] Greg is now a co-host on a baseball-themed radio show called "The Ballgame" in Kansas City on ESPN 1510 AM.

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/draft/index.cgi?team_ID=TEX&year_ID=1971&draft_type=junreg&query_type=franch_year

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