And getting slimmer all the time.

Name
Thomas Austin Preston Jr.
Birthday
December 31, 1928
Age
83
Died on
Sunday, April 29th, 2012
Famous
Confirmed
Sunday, April 29th, 2012
Also known as
Amarillo Slim
Thomas Austin Preston Jr.
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Amarillo Slim was never played in a game.

 
 

 

Guess the Stiff!

In his 19-season career, Roberts compiled a 286-245 record with 2,357 strikeouts, a 3.41 ERA, 305 complete games, 45 shutouts, and 4,688 innings pitched in 676 games. He holds the Major League records for home runs allowed by a pitcher (505) and for most consecutive Opening Day starts for the same team with 12, between 1950 and 1961. Also: he's dead.

(d) May 6th, 2010