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Stu Miller

Stu Miller
Born: (1927-12-26)December 26, 1927
Northampton, Massachusetts
Died: January 4, 2015(2015-01-04) (aged 87)
Cameron Park, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 12, 1952 for the St. Louis Cardinals
Last MLB appearance
April 23, 1968 for the Atlanta Braves
Career statistics
Win–loss record 105–103
Earned run average 3.24
Strikeouts 1,164
Saves 154
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Career highlights and awards

Stuart Leonard "Stu" Miller (December 26, 1927 – January 4, 2015) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the St. Louis Cardinals (1952–1956), Philadelphia Phillies (1956), New York/San Francisco Giants (1957–1962), Baltimore Orioles (1963–1967) and Atlanta Braves (1968). He batted and threw right-handed. In a 16-season career, Miller posted a 105–103 record with a 3.24 earned run average, 1164 strikeouts, and 154 saves in 704 games pitched (93 as a starter).

On April 30, 1967, Steve Barber and Miller combined to pitch a no-hitter for the Orioles against the Detroit Tigers, but would lose 2–1 because of a wild pitch and an error allowing two runs to score in the ninth inning.[1][2]

Miller was involved in one of the more memorable moments in All Star Game history, albeit for an exaggeration of the event in question. In the ninth inning of the first of two

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On May 14, 1967, he gave up Mickey Mantle's 500th career home run.

Miller died January 4, 2015, in Cameron Park, California, aged 87 after a brief illness.[4]

See also


  1. ^ Baseball Digest, December 2005, Vol. 64, No. 10, ISSN 0005-609X
  2. ^ "Apr 30, 1967, Tigers at Orioles Play by Play and Box Score". April 30, 1967. Retrieved January 5, 2015. 
  3. ^ "National League 5, American League 4". July 11, 1961. Retrieved January 5, 2015. 
  4. ^ "Former Giants pitcher Stu Miller dies". Associated Press (AP). January 5, 2015. Retrieved January 5, 2015. 

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Preceded by
Lindy McDaniel
Sporting News National League Reliever of the Year
Succeeded by
Roy Face
Preceded by
Sonny Siebert
No-hit game
April 30, 1967
with Steve Barber
Succeeded by
Don Wilson