March 10, 1934 |
Gore Bay, Ontario
|May 2, 1960, for the Milwaukee Braves|
|Last MLB appearance|
|August 4, 1965, for the Houston Astros|
|Earned run average||4.80|
Kenneth Purvis "Ken" MacKenzie (born March 10, 1934) is a Canadian former relief pitcher in Major League Baseball. He played for the Milwaukee Braves (1960–61), New York Mets (1962–63), St. Louis Cardinals (1963), San Francisco Giants (1964), and Houston Astros (1965). MacKenzie is a member of the Yale Class of 1956. MacKenzie lettered in men's ice hockey and baseball at Yale College.
MacKenzie was an original Met, and led the staff with a winning record, 5–4, on a team that lost 120 games in 1962.
Manager Casey Stengel was quoted that MacKenzie was a great kid. "He's a splendid young fella with a great education from Yale University. His signing with us makes him the lowest paid member of the class of Yale '56."
-  Archived October 4, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
- Izenberg, Jerry (October 25, 2009). "Izenberg: There was no bigger New York baseball story than the 1969 Mets". nj.com. Newark, New Jersey: The Star-Ledger . Retrieved November 16, 2015.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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