Mike Hershberger

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Mike Hershberger
Outfielder
Born: (1939-10-09)October 9, 1939
Massillon, Ohio, U.S.
Died: July 1, 2012(2012-07-01) (aged 72)
Massillon, Ohio, U.S.
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 5, 1961, for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 17, 1971, for the Chicago White Sox
MLB statistics
Batting average .252
Home runs 26
Runs batted in 344
Teams

Norman Michael Hershberger (October 9, 1939 – July 1, 2012) was an outfielder for the Chicago White Sox (1961–64 and 1971), Kansas City/Oakland Athletics (1965–69), and Milwaukee Brewers (1970).

He led the American League in Sacrifice Flies (7) in 1966.

In 11 seasons he played in 1,150 Games and had 3,572 At Bats, 398 Runs, 900 Hits, 150 Doubles, 22 Triples, 26 Home Runs, 344 RBI, 74 Stolen Bases, 319 Walks, .252 Batting Average, .316 On-base percentage, .328 Slugging Percentage, 1,172 Total Bases, 33 Sacrifice Hits, 28 Sacrifice Flies and 19 Intentional Walks. He died on July 1, 2012 following a brief illness.[1]

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