Gerald June Perry
Positions: First Baseman, Pinch Hitter and Leftfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 180 lb.
Born: October 30, 1960 in Savannah, GA
High School: McCracken HS (Hilton Head, SC)
Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 11th round of the 1978 amateur draft.
Debut: August 11, 1983 (Age 22.285, 12,391st in MLB history)
vs. SFG 4 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1984 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Cardinals/Royals 1983-1995
Last Game: August 24, 1995 (Age 34.298)
vs. CIN 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Relatives: Nephew of Dan Driessen
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