Leonard Harold Barker
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 5", Weight: 225 lb.
Born: July 27, 1955 in Fort Knox, KY High Schools: Neshaminy HS (Langhorne, PA), Neshaminy HS (Trevose, PA) by the Drafted Texas Rangers in the 3rd round of the 1973 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 14, 1976 (Age 21)
vs. CAL 6.0 IP, 4 H, 1 SO, 4 BB, 4 ER Teams (by GP): Indians/Braves/Rangers/Brewers 1976-1987 Agents: Randy Hendricks,Alan Hendricks [*] Final Game: September 26, 1987 (Age 32)
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News -- May 2013
5/15 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Today in Tribe History: May 15, 1981: The Indians’ Len Barker pitches a perfect game as the Tribe defeat Toronto by a score of 3 – 0 before just 7,290 ... News -- April 2013
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5/15 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Today in Tribe History: May 15, 1981: Compiled by Jason Kaminski The Indians’ Len Barker pitches the 9th perfect game in 20th century major league history, ...
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