Fingers, Rollie

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Name
Fingers, Rollie Gender: M
Roland Glen Fingers
born on 25 August 1946 at 03:20 (= 03:20 AM )
Place Steubenville, Ohio, 40n22, 80w38
Timezone EDT h4w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Przybylowski
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 01°29' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 11°02 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 20°36'



Rollie Fingers
photo: Bbsrock, license gfdl

Biography

American baseball player, a right-handed pitcher who played for the Oakland Athletics (1968–1976), San Diego Padres (1977–1980), and Milwaukee Brewers (1981–1985).

He was a relief pitcher for the Oakland Athletes when they won three consecutive World Series, 1972,1973 and 1974 . Fingers was the 1974 MVP, logging 341 career saves and ranking fifth among baseball's all-time leaders. He was famous for being a hard-hitting right-hander and for a handlebar mustache that he and his teammates originally grew in 1972.

After leaving pro ball, Fingers became a salesman for Chromium Graphics, a printing company that specializes in baseball cards. Living in Carlsbad, California; he has three children: a 30-year-old daughter and two sons, including 19-year-old Jason who was drafted by the Boston Red Sox in June 1997.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • business associate/partner relationship with Hunter, Catfish (born 8 April 1946). Notes: Team mates with the Oakland Athletics

Events

  • Work : New Job 15 September 1968 in Detroit (Major League Baseball debut)
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  • Work : Prize 22 October 1972 in Cincinnati (Won World Series with the Oakland Athletics)
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  • Work : Prize 21 October 1973 in Oakland (Won World Series with the Oakland Athletics)
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  • Work : Prize 1974 (MVP award)
  • Work : Prize 17 October 1974 in Oakland (Won World Series with the Oakland Athletics)
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  • Work : Retired 17 September 1985 in Milwaukee (Final Major League Baseball game)
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Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Stephen Przybylowski

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Hair (Noted handlebar mustache)
  • Traits : Body : Size (Height of 6' 4")
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One daughter and two sons)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Baseball team)
  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Sales (Baseball cards)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Relief pitcher)
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (Team World Series)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (MVP award)