Patrick Edward Dobson
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 190 lb.
Born: February 12, 1942 in Buffalo, NY
High School: Lancaster HS (Lancaster, NY)
Signed by the Detroit Tigers as an amateur free agent in 1959.
Debut: May 31, 1967 (Age 25.108)
vs. CLE 1.2 IP, 4 H, 3 SO, 0 BB, 2 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1968 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Tigers/Yankees/Orioles/Indians/Padres/... 1967-1977
Final Game: September 19, 1977 (Age 35.219)
Died: November 22, 2006 in San Diego, CA
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News -- September 2014
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News -- February 2014
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News -- November 2013
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News -- April 2013
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