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Andy Messersmith  

Andy Messersmith  

Played: 1965-1979 ... MLB: 1968-1979

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Proper Name:
John Alexander Messersmith
High Level:
MLB (1968-1979)
pos:
p (344)
Height:
6-1
Weight:
200
Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
76.331
place:
colleges:
University of California (Berkeley,CA),
Drafted:
California Angels  -  1966  -  1 - 12 (June-Sec)drafted 2x
Signing Bonus:
$ 30,000
draft posit:
P
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
15319
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Strikeouts
79
Walks
48
Hittable
81
SO/BB
67
vsPower
81
Hitting
52
Durability
71
Team
.509
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year tranx date pos mlb org minor teamname league level status 40man age Transaction Description
1979 1979-08-28 p Los Angeles Dodgers -- MLB MLB Hist No 34.021 Activated from Disabled List
1979 1979-08-28 p -- -- -- -- Hist No 34.021 Released by Dodgers
1979 1979-02-07 p Los Angeles Dodgers -- MLB MLB Hist No 33.185 Signed to #-year contract for 1979-1979 ($0m) [Free Agent]
1978 1978-11-06 p -- -- -- -- Hist No 33.092 Released by Yankees
1978 1978-09-05 p New York Yankees -- MLB MLB Hist No 33.030 Activated from Disabled List
1978 1978-05-29 p New York Yankees -- MLB MLB Hist No 32.296 Activated from Disabled List
1977 1977-12-07 p New York Yankees -- MLB MLB Hist No 32.123 Sold by Atlanta Braves to New York Yankees
1977 1977-09-01 p Atlanta Braves -- MLB MLB Hist No 32.026 Activated from Disabled List
1976 1976-04-10 p Atlanta Braves -- MLB MLB Hist No 30.247 Signed to #-year contract for 1976-1976 ($0m) [Free Agent]
1976 1976-03-16 p -- -- -- -- Hist No 30.222 Granted free agency
1972 1972-11-28 p Los Angeles Dodgers -- MLB MLB Hist No 27.114 Traded from California Angels with Ken McMullen to Los Angeles Dodgers for Frank Robinson, Bill Singer, Mike Strahler, Billy Grabarkewitz and Bobby Valentine
1972 1972-07-19 p California Angels -- MLB MLB Hist No 26.347 Activated from Disabled List
1970 1970-08-06 p California Angels -- MLB MLB Hist No 24.365 Activated from Disabled List
1966 1966-06-07 p California Angels -- MLB MLB Hist No 20.305 Signed out of draft (California)
14 record(s)