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3 HARMON KILLEBREW (Franchise player #0097 - 1975-1)

Position: DH-1B

Harmon Killebrew

Harmon Clayton Killebrew ("Killer")
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 213 lb.

Born: June 29, 1936 in Payette, ID
Died: May 17, 2011 in Scottsdale, AZ
Acquired: January 24, 1975: Signed as a free agent by the Kansas City Royals (Released by the Minnesota Twins on January 16, 1975)

Released: November 10, 1975

MLB Debut: June 23, 1954
Final MLB Game: September 26, 1975
Royals Debut: April 7, 1975
Final Royals Game:
September 26, 1975
 
Statistics with the Royals (led team in bold)
Year G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA
1975 106 312 25 62 13 0 14 44 1 2 54 70 .199
w/Royals 106 312 25 62 13 0 14 44 1 2 54 70 .199
Career 2435 8147 1283 2086 290 24 573 1584 19 18 1559 1699 .256

For complete stats, go to Baseball-Reference.com's Harmon Killebrew page

 
Notes
Except for his 1975 season with the Royals, Killebrew spent his entire career with the Washington Senators/Minnesota Twins organization.
11-time AL All-Star: 1959, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971
6-time AL Home Run Champion: 1959, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1967, 1969
3-time AL RBI Leader: 1962, 1969, 1971
1969 AL MVP
Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1984
 
 
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