Roy Parmelee

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Roy Parmelee
Roy Parmelee 1933 Goudey baseball card
Born: (1907-04-25)April 25, 1907
Lambertville, Michigan
Died: August 31, 1981(1981-08-31) (aged 74)
Monroe, Michigan
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 28, 1929, for the New York Giants
Last MLB appearance
June 10, 1939, for the Philadelphia Athletics
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 59-55
Earned run average 4.27
Strikeouts 514

Leroy Earl Parmelee (April 25, 1907 in Lambertville, Michigan – August 31, 1981 in Monroe, Michigan) was a professional baseball pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1929-1939. He played for the New York Giants, Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago Cubs, and St. Louis Cardinals.

In 1936, Parmelee posted the highest pitching game score ever in Cardinals' franchise history.[1] On April 29, he defeated Carl Hubbell of the New York Giants in 17 innings and posted a game score of 116. Parmelee pitched all 17 innings, allowed just six hits, four walks, and one run while striking out nine. Hubbell also pitched a complete game, posting a game score of 98.[2]

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