Craig Robinson (baseball)

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Craig Robinson
Born: (1948-08-21) August 21, 1948 (age 68)
Abington, Pennsylvania
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 9, 1972, for the Philadelphia Phillies
Last MLB appearance
October 1, 1977, for the Atlanta Braves
MLB statistics
Batting average .219
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 42

Craig George Robinson (born August 21, 1948) is a former Major League Baseball shortstop who played for the Philadelphia Phillies (1972-1973), Atlanta Braves (1974-1975, 1976-1977), and San Francisco Giants (1975-1976). He batted and threw right-handed.[1]

Robinson was drafted by the Phillies in the 11th round of the 1970 amateur draft. He played 3 seasons in the Minor Leagues before making his Major League debut as a pinch runner at Veterans Stadium on September 9, 1972.[2] A career .219 hitter, Robinson started regularly only once, playing 145 games for the 1974 Atlanta Braves.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Craig Robinson Statistics and History". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 2011-08-29. 
  2. ^ "Retrosheet Boxscore: Chicago Cubs 7, Philadelphia Phillies 4". Retrosheet. Retrieved 2011-08-29. 

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