Phil Knell

Phil Knell
Born: (1865-03-12)March 12, 1865
San Francisco, California
Died: June 5, 1944(1944-06-05) (aged 79)
Santa Monica, California
Batted: Right Threw: Left
MLB debut
July 6, 1888 for the Pittsburg Alleghenys
Last MLB appearance
September 29, 1895 for the Cleveland Spiders
Career statistics
Win-Loss Record 79-90
Strikeouts 575
ERA 4.05

Philip Louis Knell (March 12, 1865 – June 5, 1944) was a Major League Baseball pitcher between 1888 and 1895. He broke into the big leagues in June 1888, with the Pittsburg Alleghenys, at the age of 23. Knell finished his career with a 79–90 record and 4.05 ERA. Although his career was short, Knell still remains #28 on the list of "most batters hit by a pitch" by any major league pitcher.

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  • Baseball-Reference