Peter Dennis Vuckovich
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 215 lb.
Born: October 27, 1952 in Johnstown, PA
High School: Clarion HS (Clarion, PA) School: Clarion University of Pennsylvania (Clarion, PA) by the Drafted Chicago White Sox in the 3rd round of the 1974 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: August 3, 1975 (Age 22)
vs. MIN 2.1 IP, 7 H, 0 SO, 2 BB, 7 ER, L Teams (by GP): Cardinals/Brewers/BlueJays/WhiteSox 1975-1986 Final Game: October 2, 1986 (Age 33)
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News -- February 2014
2/26 The Cardboard Examiner: 1971 TOPPS TED SIMMONS: UNDERRATED? YOU BET.SHARED THE CATCHING JOB WITH JOE TORRE IN '70.THE FRONT PAGEFor a switch-hitting catcher who had 2,472 hits ...
2/25 Reviewing the Brew: 2014 Milwaukee Brewers Facial Hair Check-up: Let me preface this by saying that I do not count 5 o'clock shadows, chin scruff, or beards that are trimmed to have clean and ... News -- December 2013
12/30 Tyler's Think Tank: Questionable Cy Youngs: 1980-1989: A lot of questionable votes in the 80s, which saw relievers win the award on four separate occasions (three of which are listed ...
12/9 Reviewing the Brew: Great Moments in Brewer Facial Hair: Pete Vuckovich: Nothing beats good facial hair. Whether looking back at the 1972 Oakland A’s or the modern day Boston Red Sox, baseball ... News -- November 2013
11/21 TheMLBNation.com: MLB News: Phillies to Hire Bob McClure as Pitching Coach: According to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philadelphia, the Phillies are going to announce that Bob McClure will be taking over as the ...
11/3 Rum Bunter: Is Pirates Jim Benedict Headed to Philadelphia?: Pittsburgh Pirates Jim Benedict impressed the Philadelphia Phillies in his interview for the vacant pitching coach position. ... News -- February 2013
2/25 Bleeding Yankee Blue: CLEAN CUT VS. SCRUFF:
After David Price made his silly comment the other day about
he not wanting to come to the New York Yankees ...
2/25 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: And you all thought you could get rid of me…mwahaahaahaa etc. Time for Unky Jeff to regale you with stories of history, ... News -- November 2012
11/22 Baseball Reality Tour: What's Up with Mike Scott?: Surely, there are others who woke up this Thanksgiving morning and started looking at pitching stats from 1982. I'm starting a ... News -- August 2012
8/21 Baseball Reality Tour: Cutting it in the Mexican Leagues: In 1974, David S. Ward won the Best Original Screenplay Oscar for The Sting, and was nominated in 1994 for Sleepless in Seattle.The ... News -- May 2012
5/25 60ft6in.com: Cy Vuck?: Is Pete Vuckovich the worst Cy Young Award winner in history? Recently, I posted an article about the 1987 NL Cy Young winner ... News -- April 2012
4/6 WSJ Daily Fix: Shutouts: Not Just for Starters Anymore: The Count: Roy Halladay was one of three starters on MLB's opening day to see their shutouts completed by the bullpen, a sign ...
4/5 WasWatching: Not Since Tom Glavine…: It’s been a while since we’ve seen a starter throw an “88” (or more) on the season opener - Rk Player ... News -- March 2012
3/15 Did The Tribe Win Last Night?: Today in Tribe History: March 15, 1983: Compiled by Jason Kaminski Cy Young Award winner Pete Vuckovich is found to have a torn rotator cuff in his pitching shoulder ... News -- October 2011
10/13 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game FourThe Brewers look to even the series on their home turf. Game four of the 1982 World Series is detailed here. ...
10/13 i70baseball.com: A Look Back: 1982 – Game ThreeThe two teams face off in Game Three tied at a game a piece. ...
10/12 Pitchers Hit Eighth: Cardinals and Brewers 1982 and 2011 Pitching Staff Mashups: Late last night/early this morning, we posted our 1982/2011 Cards and Brewers roster mash-ups. The idea behind this undertaking ...
10/9 B-R Blog: All-time Cardinals/Brewers team: In honor of the rematch of the 1982 World Series that will occur in the 2011 NLCS, here is a stab at the all-time team of players ... News -- July 2011
7/12 Johngy's Beat: Celeb Jersey Cards #60 A Salute to Major League: This is a regular series which combines my passion for trading cards with my interest in celebs. With the All-Star break ... News -- May 2011
5/20 B-R Blog: Career ERA+ 100 Or Better After 7+ ER In Debut: Since 1919, there have been 96 pitchers to allow 7 earned runs or more in their first major league game. Of those 96, how many ... News -- January 2011
1/6 SocraticGadfly: Some post-HOF-vote final thoughts on Jack Morris: Now that Bert Blyleven is in the Hall of Fame, let's look once more at Jack Morris and why he shouldn't be, since we have two ... News -- October 2010
10/21 B-R Blog: Data Dump: Postseason Strikeout-to-Walk Ratio Leaders: B-R user Simmy Cohen noticed that we don't have a K/BB leaderboard on our all-time playoff pitching leaders page, and asked if ...
10/13 B-R Blog: Starting More Than One Sudden Death Game: During the Rangers-Rays ALDS game last night, on TBS, Ron Darling talked about the two "Game Sevens" that he started in his career. ... News -- August 2010
8/12 PaulLebowitz.com: "Haywood's a Convicted Felon, Isn't He Monty?": Not the thing you wanna see when you open up the newspaper: Harry Doyle: "Haywood's a convicted felon, isn't he Monty?" Monty: ... News -- June 2010
6/7 B-R Blog: Worst wins: A reader named Ellis asked me to post the "worst wins" of all time. Below are the results of what I found.
All of these games ...