Bill Graham – His New York Mets Career 1967

bill-grahamThe Mets purchased right-handed pitcher Bill Graham from the Detroit Tigers on August 31, 1967.  Three days later he made his Met debut as the starting pitcher against the Chicago Cubs.  He pitched 7 innings and allowed 3 hits and 3 runs and suffered the loss.

He appeared in four more games for the Mets compiling a 1-2 record with a 2.63 ERA.  In his final appearance of the season he pitched a complete game against the Los Angeles Dodgers beating them 5-1 while allowing 6 hits.

1967 would be his only season with the Mets and his final season as a professional pitcher.

While with the Mets Graham wore number 26.

Bill Graham also played for the Detroit Tigers in 1966.

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