Clifford Anthony Politte
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: February 27, 1974 in Kirkwood, MO
High School: Vianney HS (Kirkwood, MO)
Schools: Jefferson College (Hillsboro, MO), University of Memphis (Memphis, TN)
Drafted by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 54th round of the 1995 amateur draft.
Signed August 13, 1995.
Debut: April 2, 1998 (Age 24.034, 14,811th in MLB history)
vs. LAD 5.0 IP, 2 H, 4 SO, 3 BB, 1 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1999 season [*]
Teams (by GP): WhiteSox/BlueJays/Phillies/Cardinals 1998-2006
Last Game: July 15, 2006 (Age 32.138)
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