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Frank Robinson  

Frank Robinson  


Proper Name
Frank Robinson
High Level
MLB (1956-1976)
OF (2132) ... DH (321) ... 1B (305) ... 3B (13)
Ht / Wt
6-1 / 195
Bats / Throws
Right / Right
High School
McClymonds (Oakland,CA)
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
CIN [10] BAL [6] CLE [3] CAL [2] LAN [1]
mlbam id
Stat Capsuleavgopsabrhhrrbisb
Career MLB [1956-1976].294.92010006182929435861812204
Player Tags
Player Notes:  [1974] Named as First Black manager in MLB history in October, for the 1975 season
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
1976 1976-04-04 1976-04-26 CLE MLB DL - Unknown Injury -- No 40.217
1975 1975-07-04 1975-07-23 CLE MLB DL - Right shoulder Injury -- No 39.307
1974 1974-09-12 1975-07-04 CLE MLB Traded from California Angels to Cleveland Indians for Ken Suarez and Rusty Torres (10/10/1974) Hist -- No 39.012
1972 1972-11-28 1974-09-12 CAL MLB Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers with Bill Singer, Mike Strahler, Billy Grabarkewitz and Bobby Valentine to California Angels for Andy Messersmith and Ken McMullen Hist -- No 37.090
1971 1971-12-02 1972-11-28 LAN MLB Traded from Baltimore Orioles with Pete Richert to Los Angeles Dodgers for Doyle Alexander, Bob O`Brien, Sergio Robles and Royle Stillman Hist -- No 36.093
1965 1965-12-09 1971-12-02 BAL MLB Traded from Cincinnati Reds to Baltimore Orioles for Milt Pappas, Jack Baldschun and Dick Simpson Hist -- No 30.100
1953 1953-01-01 1965-12-09 CIN MLB Signed as amateur free agent Hist -- No 17.124
7 record(s)
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