Willie Kirkland

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Willie Kirkland
Outfielder
Born: (1934-02-17) February 17, 1934 (age 80)
Siluria, Alabama
Batted: LeftThrew: Right
MLB debut
April 15, 1958 for the San Francisco Giants
Last MLB appearance
September 26, 1966 for the Washington Senators
Career statistics
Batting average.240
Home runs148
Runs batted in509
Teams
 
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Willie Kirkland
Outfielder
Born: (1934-02-17) February 17, 1934 (age 80)
Siluria, Alabama
Batted: LeftThrew: Right
MLB debut
April 15, 1958 for the San Francisco Giants
Last MLB appearance
September 26, 1966 for the Washington Senators
Career statistics
Batting average.240
Home runs148
Runs batted in509
Teams

Willie Charles Kirkland (born February 17, 1934 in Siluria, Alabama) is a former right fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the San Francisco Giants (1958–1960), Cleveland Indians (1961–1963), Baltimore Orioles (1964) and Washington Senators (1964–1966). He batted left-handed and threw right-handed.

In a nine-season career, Kirkland posted a .240 batting average with 148 home runs and 509 RBI in 1149 games played.

Following his major league career, Kirkland played six seasons in Japan (1968–1973) for the Hanshin Tigers.

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