John Anthony Brohamer
Positions: Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 10", Weight: 165 lb.
Born: February 26, 1950 in Maywood, CA
High School: Huntington Beach HS (Huntington Beach, CA)
Drafted by the Cleveland Indians in the 34th round of the 1967 amateur draft.
Debut: April 18, 1972 (Age 22.052, 10,817th in MLB history)
vs. BOS 1 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1972 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Indians/WhiteSox/RedSox 1972-1980
Last Game: September 28, 1980 (Age 30.215)
vs. BAL 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- February 2012
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News -- July 2010
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