Wade Allen Blasingame
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: November 22, 1943 in Deming, NM
High School: Roosevelt HS (Fresno
Signed by the Milwaukee Braves as an amateur free agent in 1961.
Debut: September 17, 1963 (Age 19.299, 9,776th in MLB history)
vs. SFG 2.0 IP, 6 H, 4 SO, 0 BB, 3 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1964 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Astros/Braves/Yankees 1963-1972
Last Game: September 22, 1972 (Age 28.305)
vs. CLE 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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