Leonard Eugene Alley
Positions: Shortstop and Second Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: July 10, 1940 in Richmond, VA
High School: Hermitage HS (Richmond, VA)
Signed by the Pittsburgh Pirates as an amateur free agent in 1959.
Debut: September 4, 1963 (Age 23.056, 9,753rd in MLB history)
vs. MLN 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1964 season [*]
Team: Pirates 1963-1973
Last Game: September 27, 1973 (Age 33.079)
vs. PHI 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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