Dan Pfister

Dan Pfister

Dan Pfister
Born: (1936-12-20) December 20, 1936 (age 77)
Plainfield, New Jersey
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 9, 1961 for the Kansas City Athletics
Last MLB appearance
July 31, 1964 for the Kansas City Athletics
Career statistics
Win–loss record 6–19
Earned run average 4.87
Innings pitched 249⅓

Daniel Albin Pfister (born December 20, 1936 in Plainfield, New Jersey), was an American professional baseball player, a right-handed pitcher in the Major Leagues from 1961 to 1964. He played for the Kansas City Athletics and spent his entire eight-season professional career (1957–1958; 1960–1965) in the Athletics' organization. He stood 6 feet (1.8 m) tall and weighed 187 pounds (85 kg) during his pro career.

Pfister allowed 238 hits and 142 bases on balls in 249⅓ innings pitched over 65 Major League games. He struck out 156.

After retiring from professional baseball, Pfister became a firefighter in Hollywood, Florida.[1]


  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)