6-3, 200lb (190cm, 90kg)
April 6, 1951
in Zeist, Netherlands
Draft: Drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 3rd round of the 1969 MLB June Amateur Draft from Santiago HS (Garden Grove, CA).
High School: Santiago HS (Garden Grove, CA)
June 5, 1970
10,605th in MLB history)
vs. WSA 7.0 IP, 5 H, 7 SO, 1 BB, 1 ER, W
October 4, 1992
vs. TEX 4.2 IP, 12 H, 3 SO, 0 BB, 6 ER, L
Hall of Fame: Inducted as Player in 2011.
(Voted by BBWAA on 463/581 ballots)
View Bert Blyleven's Page at the Baseball Hall of Fame (plaque, photos, videos).
Exceeded rookie limits during 1970 season
Agents: Dick Moss • Previously: LaRue Harcourt
Full Name: Rik Aalbert Blyleven
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