Roy Cullenbine Essentials

Positions:
Bats: B Throws: R
Height: 6-1  Weight: 190
Born: Saturday, October 18, 1913 in Nashville, TN USA
Died: May 28, 1991 in Mount Clemens, MI USA
Debut: April 19, 1938
Last Game:  September 28, 1947
Full Name: Roy Joseph Cullenbine

 

Roy Cullenbine’s greatest skill was unappreciated in his time. Cullenbine walked in 17.8 percent of his plate appearances, the seventh-highest rate in history. He set a record by drawing walks in 22 consecutive games. But his extraordinary ability to get on base didn’t impress the people who signed his paychecks. One general manager said he was too lazy to swing the bat.

Read more: https://sabr.org/bioproj/person/roy-cullenbine/

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