Left-handed pitcher who played for the Boston Red Sox in 1960 and 1961 and compiled a lifetime minor league ERA of 3.42 in more than 200 appearances.
He attended McAlester High School in Oklahoma.
He attended Oklahoma A&M and was the Most Outstanding Player in the 1955 College World Series.
He was born in El Dorado, Kansas.
Legendary left fielder Ted Williams was his teammate on the Red Sox.