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 Dave Roberts

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Original Name
David Arthur
Birth
Gallipolis, Gallia County, Ohio, USA
Death
9 Jan 2009 (aged 64)
Short Gap, Mineral County, West Virginia, USA
Burial
Frostburg, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Plot
Section I, row 9
Memorial ID
32783398 View Source

Major League Baseball Player. Born David Arthur Roberts, he was a left-handed pitcher for thirteen seasons (1969 to 1981) with the San Diego Padres, Houston Astros, Detroit Tigers, Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants, Pittsburgh Pirates, Seattle Mariners and New York Mets. He was a member of the 1979 World Champion Pirates' team and appeared in one game during the National League Championship Series. He made his big league debut on July 6, 1969, during the Padres inaugural season. He enjoyed his most successful year in 1973, when he recorded 17 victories and posted a 2.85 ERA with the Astros. In 445 career regular season games, Roberts won 103 and lost 125 with a 3.78 lifetime ERA. He died from lung cancer.

Major League Baseball Player. Born David Arthur Roberts, he was a left-handed pitcher for thirteen seasons (1969 to 1981) with the San Diego Padres, Houston Astros, Detroit Tigers, Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants, Pittsburgh Pirates, Seattle Mariners and New York Mets. He was a member of the 1979 World Champion Pirates' team and appeared in one game during the National League Championship Series. He made his big league debut on July 6, 1969, during the Padres inaugural season. He enjoyed his most successful year in 1973, when he recorded 17 victories and posted a 2.85 ERA with the Astros. In 445 career regular season games, Roberts won 103 and lost 125 with a 3.78 lifetime ERA. He died from lung cancer.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 9 Jan 2009
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 32783398
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/32783398/dave-roberts: accessed ), memorial page for Dave Roberts (11 Sep 1944–9 Jan 2009), Find a Grave Memorial ID 32783398, citing Frostburg Memorial Park, Frostburg, Allegany County, Maryland, USA; Maintained by Find a Grave .