Bob Myrick

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Bob Myrick
Pitcher
Born: (1952-10-01)October 1, 1952
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Died: August 23, 2012(2012-08-23) (aged 59)
Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
May 28, 1976, for the New York Mets
Last MLB appearance
May 18, 1978, for the New York Mets
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 3–6
Earned run average 3.48
Strikeouts 73
Teams

Robert Howard Myrick (October 1, 1952 – August 23, 2012) was a relief pitcher in Major League Baseball. He played all or part of three seasons from 1976 through 1978 for the New York Mets. Myrick attended college at Mississippi State University. He was also the greatnephew of longtime Washington Senators player Buddy Myer.

Death[edit]

Myrick died after suffering a heart attack at the age of 59. He had retired from the building supply business he co-owned with brother Mike and cousins Lance and Lewis Myrick.

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