December 18, 1906|
|Died: March 24, 1972
|April 28, 1927, for the Washington Senators|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 28, 1945, for the Philadelphia Phillies|
|Earned run average||4.65|
Samuel Richard ("Dick") Coffman (December 18, 1906 – March 24, 1972) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher with the Washington Senators, St. Louis Browns, New York Giants, Boston Braves and Philadelphia Phillies between 1927 and 1945. Coffman batted and threw right-handed. He was born in Veto, Alabama.
In a 15-season career, Coffman posted a 72–95 record with a 4.65 ERA and 38 saves in 472 appearances (132 as a starter). In 1938, he led the National League in appearances (51), saves (12) and games finished (35).
Coffman died in Athens, Alabama, at the age of 65.
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