Horace Speed (baseball)
October 4, 1951 |
Los Angeles, California
|April 10, 1975, for the San Francisco Giants|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 26, 1979, for the Cleveland Indians|
Speed was selected by the Giants in the 3rd round of the 1969 MLB Draftt. He made his major league debut with San Francisco as a pinch runner for catcher Dave Rader in 1975, as the Giants defeated the San Diego Padres, 2–0. He then signed as a free agent with the Indians on December 7, 1977, and had his most productive major league season with the team in 1978, appearing in 70 games.
- Baseball Reference
- San Francisco Giants 2, San Diego Padres 0. Game played on Thursday, April 10, 1975 (N) at San Diego Stadium. Baseball Reference box score. Retrieved on August 6, 2016.
- Baltimore Orioles 4, Cleveland Indians 3. Game played on Tuesday, June 26, 1979 (N) at Memorial Stadium. Baseball Reference box score Retrieved on August 6, 2016.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or The Baseball Cube, or Retrosheet, or Pura Pelota (Venezuelan Winter League)
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