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Mike McCormick
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Pitcher
Born: (1938-09-29)September 29, 1938
Pasadena, California
Died: June 13, 2020(2020-06-13) (aged 81)
Cornelius, North Carolina
debut
September 3, 1956, for the New York Giants
Last appearance
May 22, 1971, for the Kansas City Royals
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 134–128
Earned run average 3.73
Strikeouts 1,321
Teams
Career highlights and awards
  • All-Star (1960–1961²)
  • NL Cy Young Award (1967)
  • NL wins leader (1967)
  • NL ERA leader (1960)
  • San Francisco Giants Wall of Fame

Michael Francis McCormick (September 29, 1938 – June 13, 2020) was an American baseball pitcher who played 16 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). He played for the New York and San Francisco Giants, Baltimore Orioles, Washington Senators, New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals from 1956 to 1971. He batted and threw left-handed and served primarily as a starting pitcher.

McCormick died on June 13, 2020 in Cornelius, North Carolina from Parkinson's disease, aged 81.

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