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Harry Perkowski

American baseball player

Harry Walter Perkowski (September 6, 1922 – April 20, 2016) was an American pitcher in Major League Baseball. He played between 1947 and 1955 for the Cincinnati Reds & Redlegs (1947, 1949–54) and Chicago Cubs (1955). He was listed at 6 feet 2.5 inches (1.892 m), 196 pounds (89 kg), he batted and threw left-handed.

Harry Perkowski
Harry Perkowski 1953.jpg
Perkowski circa 1953
Pitcher
Born: (1922-09-06)September 6, 1922
Dante, Virginia
Died: April 20, 2016(2016-04-20) (aged 93)
Beckley, West Virginia
Batted: Left Threw: Left
MLB debut
September 13, 1947, for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
September 18, 1955, for the Chicago Cubs
MLB statistics
Win–loss record33–40
Earned run average4.37
Strikeouts296
Teams

Perkowski died in Beckley, West Virginia on April 20, 2016, aged 93.

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