Charles William Lea
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 194 lb.
Born: December 25, 1956 in Orleans, France
High School: Kingsbury HS (Memphis
Schools: Southwest Tennessee Community College (Memphis
, TN), University of Memphis (Memphis
, TN), University of Mississippi (Oxford
Drafted by the Montreal Expos in the 9th round of the 1978 amateur draft.
Debut: June 12, 1980 (Age 23.170, 11,924th in MLB history)
vs. SDP 8.0 IP, 8 H, 4 SO, 3 BB, 1 ER, W
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1980 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Expos/Twins 1980-1988
Agents: Randy Hendricks,Alan Hendricks [*]
Last Game: October 1, 1988 (Age 31.281)
Died: November 11, 2011 in Collierville, TN
Buried: Memorial Park Cemetery, Memphis, TN
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