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Proper Name
Dennis Lee Eckersley
nickname
Eck
High Level
MLB (1975-1998)
Positions
P (1071)
Ht / Wt
6-2 / 190
Bats / Throws
Right / Right
age
69.142
place
Oakland,California
High School
Washington (Fremont,CA)
draft posit
P
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
OAK [9] BOS [8] CHN [3] CLE [3] SLN [2]
TBC#
11039
mlbam id
113726
Retrosheet
Stat Capsuleerawhipw-lggssviphso
Career MLB [1975-1998]3.501.16197-17110713613903,285.730762401
Strikeouts
74
Walks
90
Hittable
64
SO/BB
94
vsPower
64
Hitting
7
Durability
93
Team
.530
Player Tags
Player Notes:  Sidearm pitcher ... [1977] Threw a 1-0 No-Hitter against the California Angels on May 30 ... [1989] World Series Champion with Oakland Athletics ... [2004] Inducted into the Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame ... [2005] Appeared in the movie Fever Pitch as himself
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
1998 1998-11-03 current -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 44.031
1998 1998-06-01 1998-06-24 BOS MLB DL - Strained right shoulder Injury -- No 43.241
1997 1997-12-09 1998-06-01 BOS MLB Signed to 1-year contract for 1998-1998 ($1.8m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 43.067
1997 1997-10-29 1997-12-09 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 43.026
1996 1996-05-19 1996-06-13 SLN MLB DL - Sore right elbow Injury -- No 41.229
1996 1996-02-13 1996-05-19 SLN MLB Traded from Oakland Athletics to St. Louis Cardinals for Steve Montgomery Hist -- No 41.133
1995 1995-04-03 1996-02-13 OAK MLB Signed to #-year contract for 1995-1995 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 40.182
1994 1994-10-25 1995-04-03 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 40.022
1992 1992-07-20 1994-10-25 OAK MLB Signed to 2-year contract for 1993-1994 ($7.6m) [Extension] Hist -- No 37.291
1989 1989-05-29 1989-07-13 OAK MLB DL - Strained right shoulder Injury -- No 34.238
1989 1989-01-01 1989-05-29 OAK MLB Signed to 2-year contract for 1989-1990 ($1.85m) [Extension] Date unknonwn Hist -- No 34.090
1987 1987-10-30 1989-01-01 OAK MLB Option exercised for 1988 ($0.65m) Hist -- No 33.027
1987 1987-04-03 1987-10-30 OAK MLB Traded from Chicago Cubs with Dan Rohn to Oakland Athletics for Dave Wilder, Brian Guinn and Mark Leonette Hist -- No 32.182
1985 1985-08-11 1985-09-07 CHN MLB DL - Right shoulder tendinitis Injury -- No 30.312
1984 1984-11-28 1985-08-11 CHN MLB Signed to #-year contract for 1984-1984 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist -- No 30.056
1984 1984-11-08 1984-11-28 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 30.036
1984 1984-05-25 1984-11-08 CHN MLB Traded from Boston Red Sox with Mike Brumley to Chicago Cubs for Bill Buckner Hist -- No 29.235
1978 1978-03-30 1984-05-25 BOS MLB Traded from Cleveland Indians with Fred Kendall to Boston Red Sox for Rick Wise, Mike Paxton, Ted Cox and Bo Diaz Hist -- No 23.178
1972 1972-06-12 1978-03-30 CLE MLB Signed out of draft (California HS) Hist -- No 17.253
19 record(s)