Daniel William Heep
Positions: Outfielder, Pinch Hitter and First Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: July 3, 1957 in San Antonio, TX
High School: Robert E. Lee HS (San Antonio, TX) School: St. Mary's University (San Antonio, TX) by the Drafted Houston Astros in the 2nd round of the 1978 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: August 31, 1979 (Age 22.059)
vs. NYM 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Exceeded rookie limits during 1981 season Rookie Status: [*]
Teams (by GP): Mets/Astros/Dodgers/RedSox/Braves 1979-1991 Agents: Randy Hendricks,Alan Hendricks [*] Final Game: June 8, 1991 (Age 33.340)
vs. MON 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Relatives: Nephew of Matt Batts
About biographical information
News -- July 2014
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7/3 What the Heck, Bobby?: Happy Birthday - 7/3: No future Astros, only former Astros with birthdays today ~
OF Moises Alou (47)
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