Bob Purkey was a pro baseball player who played Pitcher. Purkey was born on July 14, 1929, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Purkey died on March 16, 2008, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page will take a closer look at Bob Purkey’s net worth.
Purkey batted Right and threw Right. Purkey debuted in the MLB on April 14, 1954 for the Pittsburgh Pirates. In all, Purkey played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Cincinnati Reds, St. Louis Cardinals, and Pittsburgh Pirates. Purkey’s career ended with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1966.
Some of Purkey’s most prominent statistics in the MLB included a Win-loss record (pitching) stat of 129-115, a Earned run average stat of 3.79, and a Strikeouts stat of 793. Some of the highlights of Bob Purkey’s career included: 5× Major League Baseball All-Star Game -1962 Major League Baseball All-Star Game ), and Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame.
Player annual pay can range widely. In the MLB, the median pay is near $3 million annually. Top MLB players can earn $25 million or more every year, and lower rated players earn $1 million or less. Outside the MLB, most contracts pay less than $10,000 a year.
So what was baseball player Bob Purkey’s net worth at the time of death? Our estimate for Bob Purkey’s net worth at death is:
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