Swindell, Greg

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Name
Swindell, Greg Gender: M
Forest Gregory Swindell
born on 2 January 1965 at 14:30 (= 2:30 PM )
Place Fort Worth, Texas, 32n44, 97w19
Timezone CST h6w (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 12°15' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 11°59 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 28°02'



Biography

American pro baseball player, a right-hitting/left-throwing pitcher who played for the Cleveland Indians (1986–1991), Cincinnati Reds (1992), Houston Astros (1993–1996), Cleveland Indians (1996), Minnesota Twins (1997–1998), Boston Red Sox (1998), and the Arizona Diamondbacks (1999–2002), with whom he won a World Series championship in 2001.

After attending Texas State, Swindell was selected by the Cleveland Indians organization in the first round free-agent draft pick 6/02/1986. He was placed on the disabled list 6/30/1987 for the remainder of the season and a total of four other placements on the disabled list. He was traded to the Cincinnati Reds, back to the Indians and then signed with the Minnesota Twins 12/18/1996. While in college, Swindell was named left-handed pitcher of the All-American team 1985-86.

Statistically he struck out in his only appearance as a pinch-hitter in 1985 and on a positive note, he struck out 15 batters in one game 5/10/1987 and pitched for one inning in the All-Star Game in 1989. At 6'3", 225 lbs., he throws left and bats right.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1986 (Lefthanded Pitcher Award, All-American team)
  • Work : Contracts, agreements 2 June 1986 (Signed with the Cleveland Indians)
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  • Health : Job related injury 30 June 1987 (Placed on the disabled list)
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  • Work : Gain social status 11 July 1989 in Anaheim (Pitched in one All-Star Game series)
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  • Work : New Job 1995 (One appearance as a pinch-hitter)
  • Work : Contracts, agreements 18 December 1996 (Signed with the Minnesota Twins)
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  • Work : Prize 4 November 2001 in Phoenix (Won the World Series with the Arizona Diamondbacks)
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Source Notes

Sat Siri Khalsa quotes Robert Feldman, correspondence from Swindell

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Handedness (Ambidextrous)
  • Traits : Body : Size (6'3", 225 lbs.)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Job-Related Injury (Disabled list)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Same Job more than 10 yrs (13+ years)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Baseball team)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Pro, pitcher)
  • Notable : Awards : Sports Championship (World Series)
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award (All-American team)

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