Paul Minner

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Paul Minner
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Pitcher
Born: (1923-07-30)July 30, 1923
New Wilmington, Pennsylvania
Died: March 28, 2006(2006-03-28) (aged 82)
Lemoyne, Pennsylvania
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 12, 1941 for the Brooklyn Dodgers
Last MLB appearance
June 12, 1956 for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Win-Loss Record 69-84
Strikeouts 481
Earned run average 3.94
Teams

Paul Edison Minner (July 30, 1923 in New Wilmington, Pennsylvania – March 28, 2006 in Lemoyne, Pennsylvania), is a former professional baseball player who played pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1946 to 1956. He would play for the Chicago Cubs and Brooklyn Dodgers.

He surrendered the first home run in Frank Robinson's career. Robinson hit a two-run home run on April 28, 1956. It was the first of his 586 career home runs, seventh all-time.

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