- Phil Niekro was an American baseball pitcher who played 24 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB), 20 of them with the Milwaukee / Atlanta Braves
|Real name:||Philip Henry Niekro|
Phil Niekro Height
|How tall was Phil Niekro?||185 cm / 6 ft 1 in|
|Weight|| 82 kg / 181 lbs Comment
|Born:||01 April 1939 Comment |
|When did Phil Niekro die? / Died||26 December 2020|
|How many years did Phil Niekro live? / Lived||81 years|
|Where was Phil Niekro born?||Blaine, Ohio, United States|
|Where did Phil Niekro die? / Deathplace ||Flowery Branch, Georgia, US|
Who was Phil Niekro? / Facts
- Niekro's 318 career victories are the most by a knuckleball pitcher and rank 16th on MLB's all-time wins list
- He won the National League (NL) Gold Glove Award five times, was selected for five All-Star teams, and led the league in victories twice and earned run average once
- He was a key contributor to the Braves winning their only two division titles before 1991
- Niekro was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1997
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Last update: 28 December 2020
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