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Gregory Russell Pryor (born October 2, 1949 in Marietta, Ohio), is a former Major League Baseball infielder. He played all or part of ten seasons in the majors, in 1976 and 1978–1986. He was 6'0 feet tall and weighed 185 pounds. He batted right and threw right handed.[1]

Greg Pryor
Greg Royals 1985.jpg
Fielding for the Royals in 1985
Infielder
Born: (1949-10-02) October 2, 1949 (age 70)
Marietta, Ohio
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 4, 1976, for the Texas Rangers
Last MLB appearance
September 30, 1986, for the Kansas City Royals
MLB statistics
Batting average.250
Home runs14
Runs batted in146
Teams
Career highlights and awards

Major league careerEdit

Originally drafted by the Washington Senators, Pryor was picked in the 6th round of the 1971 amateur draft (130th overall) and was the last position player draft pick of the Senators to play in the major leagues.[2] He debuted in the majors with the Senators' later incarnation, the Texas Rangers, in 1976. Pryor was a member of the World Series-winning Kansas City Royals in 1985.

Greg's father, George, was a fullback at Wake Forest University and played for the Baltimore Colts of the NFL.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Greg Pryor Gallery - The Trading Card Database". www.tradingcarddb.com. Retrieved 2 August 2017.
  2. ^ "1971 Washington Senators Picks in the MLB June Amateur Draft - Baseball-Reference.com". Baseball-Reference.com. Retrieved 2 August 2017.
  3. ^ "The Trading Card Database | Greg Pryor Gallery". www.tradingcarddb.com. Retrieved 2016-10-13.

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