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10* CLINT HURDLE (Franchise player #0123 - 1977-09)

Position: OF-1B

Clint Hurdle

Clinton Merrick Hurdle
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 195 lb.

Born: July 30, 1957 in Big Rapids, MI
Acquired: June 3, 1975: Drafted by the Kansas City Royals in the 1st Round (9th pick) of the 1975 Amateur Draft

Traded: December 11, 1981: Traded by the Kansas City Royals to the Cincinnati Reds for Scott Brown

MLB Debut: September 18, 1977
Final MLB Game: June 26, 1987
Royals Debut: September 18, 1977
Final Royals Game:
October 9, 1981 (ALDS)
 

Awards & Achievements
1978 All-Rookie Team (Baseball Digest, Baseball Bulletin)
Royals Player of the Month: June 1980
American League Player of the Week: July 23, 1978
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1977 9 26 5 8 0 0 2 7 0 0 2 7 .308
1978 133 417 48 110 25 5 7 56 1 3 56 84 .264
1979 59 171 16 41 10 3 3 30 0 1 28 24 .240
1980 130 395 50 116 31 2 10 60 0 0 34 61 .294
1981 28 76 12 25 3 1 4 15 0 0 13 10 .329
w/Royals 359 1085 131 300 69 11 26 168 1 4 133 186 .276
Career 515 1391 162 360 81 12 32 193 1 6 176 261 .259

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Clint Hurdle page

* wore #9 from 1977 through the first part of 1979

 
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