Jim Palmer

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Birthday
15, 1945
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
15, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Baltimore Orioles pitcher and 6-time MLB All-Star who won the AL Cy Young Award three times. He helped lead the Orioles to World Series Championships in 1966, 1970 and 1983.

Before Fame

He signed a minor league contract when he was 18, just after graduating from Arizona's Scottsdale High School.

Trivia

He pitched a no-hitter on August 13, 1969.

Family Life

He was adopted by Moe and Polly Wiesen. In 2007, he married Susan Schmidt. He has two daughters, Jamie and Kelly.

Associated With

He played alongside Frank Robinson on the Baltimore Orioles from 1966 to 1971.