Robert Anton Grim
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 175 lb.
Born: March 8, 1930 in New York, NY
High School: Lane HS (Brooklyn, NY)
Signed by the New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1948.
Debut: April 18, 1954 (Age 24.041, 8,710th in MLB history)
vs. WSH 6.2 IP, 10 H, 5 SO, 3 BB, 5 ER, L
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1954 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Yankees/Athletics/Reds/Cardinals/Indians 1954-1962
Last Game: May 24, 1962 (Age 32.077)
vs. NYY 1.0 IP, 3 H, 0 SO, 1 BB, 2 ER
Died: October 23, 1996 in Shawnee, KS
Buried: Maple Hill Cemetery, Kansas City, KS
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