Jim Archer

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James William Archer

  • Bats Right, Throws Left
  • Height 6' 0", Weight 190 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Jim Archer, signed by the New York Yankees in 1951, finally came to the majors in 1961 with the Kansas City Athletics. His ERA was a strong 3.20, but he gave up quite a few unearned runs. He went 9-15 as a 29-year-old rookie on a team that lost 100 games, and also had 5 saves.

As of 2001 he was a city commissioner in Tarpon Springs, FL.

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 1 (1961)

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