This date in Kernels alumni history – June 12, 1960 – Bud Daley (Cedar Rapids Indians – 1952)
On June 12, 1960, Bud Daley (Cedar Rapids Indians – 1952) pitched a complete game to lead the Kansas City Athletics to a 6-1 win over the Baltimore Orioles. Daley struck out 11 batters while allowing one walk and five hits.
Bud Daley was 60-64 with an ERA of 4.03 during his ten year career with the Indians, Athletics and Yankees. He tallied 25 complete games during the 1959 and 1960 seasons for the Athletics including three shutouts.
Daley was 14-9 with a 3.09 ERA for the 1952 Cedar Rapids Indians. He struck out 198 batters in 227 innings of work that season as the Indians finished 53-71.