Roy Mahaffey

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Roy Mahaffey
Roy Mahaffey 1933 Goudey baseball card
Born: (1904-02-09)February 9, 1904
Belton, South Carolina
Died: July 23, 1969(1969-07-23) (aged 65)
Anderson, South Carolina
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 31, 1926, for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Last MLB appearance
July 28, 1936, for the St. Louis Browns
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 67–49
Earned run average 5.01
Strikeouts 365

Lee Roy Mahaffey (February 9, 1904 – July 23, 1969) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball. He played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Philadelphia Athletics, and St. Louis Browns.[1] His key pitch was a fast-breaking curveball.[2]


  1. ^ "Roy Mahaffey Statistics and History". Retrieved 2011-02-14.
  2. ^ James, Bill and Neyer, Rob. The Neyer/James Guide to Pitchers (Simon & Schuster, 2004), pp. 289–290.

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