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Preacher Roe

Preacher Roe

Position(s):
P
Born:
February 26, 1915
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Left
Height:
6' 2"
Weight:
170 lbs
Major League Debut:
8-22-1938 with SLN
Allstar Selections:
1951 TSN

Scouting Report
"...a left-handed mound artist who topped the AA last season in strikeouts (136) and shutouts (6). With Columbus, he pitched an won 2 of the four victories in the little World's Series. His WL record for the season was 15-7—and he looks like a treasure for the Pirates." — from Who's Who in the Major Leagues, 1944

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