June 8, 1961 |
|Batted: Right||Threw: Right|
|June 25, 1983 for the Philadelphia Phillies|
|Last MLB appearance|
|July 25, 1997 for the Anaheim Angels|
|Earned run average||4.11|
|Career highlights and awards|
Gross played for five different teams during his career: the Philadelphia Phillies (1983–1988), Montreal Expos (1989–1990), Los Angeles Dodgers (1991–1994), Texas Rangers (1995–1996), and Anaheim Angels (1997). He made his Major League Baseball debut on June 25, 1983, and played his final game on July 25, 1997.
On August 10, 1987, Gross was caught pitching with sandpaper in his glove. Using sandpaper was illegal, and he was suspended for 10 games. He was selected to the National League All-Star team in 1988. On August 17, 1992, as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Gross threw a no-hitter versus their rivals, the San Francisco Giants, in a 2-0 victory.
In 2002 he was named to the Ventura County Sports Hall of Fame.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
Kent Mercker, Mark Wohlers, & Alejandro Peña
August 17, 1992
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