Robert Eugene Dernier
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 160 lb.
Born: January 5, 1957 in Kansas City, MO
High School: Raytown South HS (Blue Springs, MO)
School: Longview Community College (Kansas City, MO)
Signed by the Philadelphia Phillies as an amateur free agent in 1977.
Debut: September 7, 1980 (Age 23.246)
vs. LAD 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 1 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1982 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cubs/Phillies 1980-1989
Final Game: October 1, 1989 (Age 32.269)
vs. MON 2 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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