Joseph Walter Hoerner
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: November 12, 1936 in Dubuque, IA
High School: Dubuque HS (Dubuque, IA)
Signed by the Chicago White Sox as an amateur free agent in 1957.
Debut: September 27, 1963 (Age 26.319, 9,791st in MLB history)
vs. NYM 3.0 IP, 2 H, 2 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1966 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Phillies/Royals/Braves/Rangers/... 1963-1977
Last Game: August 5, 1977 (Age 40.266)
vs. PIT 0.2 IP, 0 H, 1 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER
Died: October 4, 1996 in Hermann, MO
Buried: Resurrection Cemetery, St. Louis, MO
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