Deron Roger Johnson
Positions: First Baseman, Third Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 200 lb.
Born: July 17, 1938 in San Diego, CA
High School: San Diego HS (San Diego, CA) by the Signed New York Yankees as an amateur free agent in 1956.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 20, 1960 (Age 22)
vs. WSH 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Phillies/Reds/Athletics/WhiteSox/Braves/... 1960-1976 Final Game: May 28, 1976 (Age 37)
vs. BAL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: April 23, 1992 in Poway, CA Buried: Dearborn Memorial Park, Poway, CA
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