Bob Trowbridge

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Bob Trowbridge
Pitcher
Born: (1930-06-27)June 27, 1930
Hudson, New York
Died: April 3, 1980(1980-04-03) (aged 49)
Hudson, New York
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 22, 1956, for the Milwaukee Braves
Last MLB appearance
July 24, 1960, for the Kansas City Athletics
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 13–13
Earned run average 3.95
Strikeouts 201
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Robert Trowbridge (June 27, 1930 – April 3, 1980) was a professional baseball player. He was a pitcher over parts of 5 seasons (1956–60) with the Milwaukee Braves and Kansas City Athletics. Trowbridge was a member of the 1957 World Series champion Braves. For his career he compiled a 13–13 record with a 3.95 earned run average and 201 strikeouts in 116 appearances, most as a relief pitcher.

Drafted by the Boston Braves in 1950,[1] Trowbridge's minor league experience was interrupted by military service from 1951 to 1953.[2]

Trowbridge was born and later died in Hudson, New York at the age of 49.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bob Trowbridge Statistics and History". baseball-reference.com. sports-reference.com. Retrieved June 11, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Bob Trowbridge Register Statistics & History". baseball-reference.com. sports-reference.com. Retrieved June 11, 2016. 
  3. ^ "Trowbridge Dies At 49". Ocala, Florida: Ocala Star-Banner. Associated Press (AP). April 4, 1980. p. 2C. Retrieved June 11, 2016. 

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