Donald Eugene Cardwell
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 210 lb.
Born: December 7, 1935 in Winston-Salem, NC
High School: James A. Gray HS (Winston-Salem, NC)
School: Appalachian State University (Boone, NC)
Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1954.
Debut: April 21, 1957 (Age 21.135)
vs. NYG 3.0 IP, 3 H, 3 SO, 0 BB, 1 ER, Sv
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1957 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cubs/Pirates/Mets/Phillies/Braves 1957-1970
Final Game: September 27, 1970 (Age 34.294)
vs. HOU 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: January 14, 2008 in Winston-Salem, NC
Buried: Salem Moravian Graveyard, Winston-Salem, NC
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