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Bob Lemon

Robert Granville Lemon

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: September 22, 1920 in San Bernardino, CA
High School: Woodrow Wilson HS (Long Beach, CA)
Debut: September 9, 1941 (Age 20.352, 7,244th in MLB history)   vs. PHA 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Last Game: July 1, 1958 (Age 37.282)   vs. CHW 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Inducted into the Hall of Fame by BBWAA as Player in 1976 (305/388 ballots).
   View Bob Lemon Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).

Died: January 11, 2000 in Long Beach, CA
Cremated
View Player Bio from the SABR BioProject
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Managerial Stats

Rk Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% Ties G Finish Wpost Lpost W-L%post
1 1970 49 Kansas City Royals AL 2nd of 2 46 64 .418 0 110 4 0 0
2 1971 50 Kansas City Royals AL 85 76 .528 0 161 2 0 0
3 1972 51 Kansas City Royals AL 76 78 .494 0 154 4 0 0
4 1977 56 Chicago White Sox AL 90 72 .556 0 162 3 0 0
5 1978 57 Chicago White Sox AL 1st of 2 34 40 .459 0 74 5 0 0
6 1978 57 New York Yankees AL 3rd of 3 48 20 .706 0 68 1 7 3 .700 WS Champs
7 1979 58 New York Yankees AL 1st of 2 34 31 .523 0 65 4 0 0
8 1981 60 New York Yankees AL 2nd of 2 11 14 .440 0 25 6 8 6 .571 AL Pennant Second half of season
9 1982 61 New York Yankees AL 1st of 3 6 8 .429 0 14 5 0 0
Kansas City Royals 3 years 207 218 .487 0 425 3.3 0 0
Chicago White Sox 2 years 124 112 .525 0 236 4.0 0 0
New York Yankees 4 years 99 73 .576 0 172 4.0 15 9 .625 2 Pennants and 1 World Series Title
8 years 430 403 .516 0 833 3.8 15 9 .625 2 Pennants and 1 World Series Title

All-Star Games Managed


American League: 1979