Two-time All-Star right-handed pitcher who won the Cy Young Award in 1964, after winning 20 games and compiling a 1.65 ERA in 278.1 innings.
He played baseball and basketball at Northwestern High School in Ohio.
He was known as a workhorse, leading the league in complete games and innings twice.
His son Brett graduated from Ohio State University in 1985.
Hall-of-Fame starting pitcher Tom Seaver was his teammate on the New York Mets in 1970.