Rollie Fingers

Birthdate 8/25/1946
Death Date
Debut Year 1968
Year of Induction 1992
Teams Athletics, Brewers, Padres
Position Pitcher

Rollie Fingers was a three-time World Series Champion, a 7-time All Star, a four-time Rolaids Relief Man of the Year & 1981’s Cy Young and MVP.

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Handwritten letter about what it means to be in the Hall

Handwritten letter about what it means to be in the Hall

Rollie Fingers writes what it means to him to be in the Hall of Fame. The handwritten letter reads in part, “I sit at induction ceremonies with Koufax, Gibson, Ford, Feller, Mays, Robinson, all players I idolized as a kid and now to have my name in the same sentence as these players is something you can’t explain. Being honored as a

2 responses to “Rollie Fingers”

  1. Brett Martin says:

    No they should not be categorized as CY Young candidates. Mr. Young was/is the epitomy of endurance. Relievers have an award- Fireman of the Year.

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