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Ralph Terry Autograph on a 1965 Topps (#406)
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Age 80
Birthday 9 January, 1936
Birthplace Big Cabin, OK
Height 6' 3" (190 cm)
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Nationality American
Occupation Baseball
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Ralph Willard Terry (born January 9, 1936) is an American former right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball. Terry is perhaps best known as the MVP of the 1962 World Series, and for giving up the walk-off home run to Bill Mazeroski that enabled the Pittsburgh Pirates to win the 1960 World Series.

MLB Batting Statistics

Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB BB SO BA OBP SLG
1956 NYY 3 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.167 0.167 0.167
1957 NYY 7 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.250 0.400 0.250
1957 KCA 22 42 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 8 0.143 0.143 0.143
1958 KCA 40 71 3 14 1 0 0 4 0 2 14 0.197 0.219 0.211
1959 NYY 24 41 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 0.098 0.119 0.098
1959 KCA 9 17 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.176 0.176 0.176
1960 NYY 35 49 1 6 1 0 0 1 0 1 18 0.122 0.140 0.143
1961 NYY 31 66 3 15 2 0 0 5 0 1 16 0.227 0.235 0.258
1962 NYY 43 106 6 20 0 0 0 7 0 2 27 0.189 0.218 0.189
1963 NYY 40 87 2 7 0 0 0 3 0 2 17 0.080 0.100 0.080
1964 NYY 27 35 2 7 1 0 0 0 0 3 10 0.200 0.263 0.229
1965 CLE 30 49 2 7 2 0 1 4 0 4 21 0.143 0.222 0.245
1966 NYM 11 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.167 0.167 0.167
1966 KCA 15 14 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 6 0.214 0.313 0.286
1967 NYM 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - -
Career 339 593 22 95 8 0 1 26 0 19 151 - - -

MLB Fielding Statistics

Year Team G GS Inn PO A E DP Fld%
1956 NYY 3 3 13 0 1 0 0 1.000
1957 NYY 7 2 20 2 5 1 0 0.875
1957 KCA 22 19 130 11 19 1 2 0.968
1958 KCA 40 33 216 13 24 4 3 0.902
1959 NYY 24 16 127 10 21 2 0 0.939
1959 KCA 9 7 46 4 8 1 4 0.923
1960 NYY 35 23 166 12 24 0 3 1.000
1961 NYY 31 27 188 20 30 0 1 1.000
1962 NYY 43 39 298 21 31 1 0 0.981
1963 NYY 40 37 268 31 32 1 2 0.984
1964 NYY 27 14 115 10 16 0 0 1.000
1965 CLE 30 26 165 11 12 1 1 0.958
1966 NYM 11 1 24 0 4 0 0 1.000
1966 KCA 15 10 64 5 7 1 0 0.923
1967 NYM 2 0 3 0 1 0 0 1.000
Career 339 257 - 150 235 13 16 -

MLB Pitching Statistics

Year Team W-L ERA G GS CG SHO SV IP H R ER BB SO
1956 NYY 1-2 9.45 3 3 0 0 0 13 17 15 14 11 8
1957 NYY 1-1 3.05 7 2 1 1 0 20 18 7 7 8 7
1957 KCA 4-11 3.38 21 19 3 1 0 130 119 63 49 47 80
1958 KCA 11-13 4.24 40 33 8 3 2 216 217 111 102 61 134
1959 NYY 3-7 3.39 24 16 5 1 0 127 130 55 48 30 55
1959 KCA 2-4 5.24 9 7 2 0 0 46 56 29 27 19 35
1960 NYY 10-8 3.40 35 23 7 3 1 166 149 78 63 52 92
1961 NYY 16-3 3.15 31 27 9 2 0 188 162 74 66 42 86
1962 NYY 23-12 3.19 43 39 14 3 2 298 257 123 106 57 176
1963 NYY 17-15 3.22 40 37 18 3 1 268 246 103 96 39 114
1964 NYY 7-11 4.54 27 14 2 1 4 115 130 60 58 31 77
1965 CLE 11-6 3.69 30 26 6 2 0 165 154 77 68 23 84
1966 NYM 0-1 4.74 11 1 0 0 1 24 27 14 13 11 14
1966 KCA 1-5 3.80 15 10 0 0 0 64 65 35 27 15 33
1967 NYM 0-0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 5
Career 107-99 - 338 257 75 20 11 - 1748 844 744 446 1000

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1962 1962 World Series Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher
1961 1961 World Series Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher
1960 1960 World Series Himself - New York Yankees Pitcher

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