This date in Kernels alumni history – July 25, 1959 – Bud Daley (Cedar Rapids Indians – 1952)
On July 25, 1959, Bud Daley (Cedar Rapids Indians – 1952) pitched a complete game shutout to lead the Kansas City Athletics to a 3-0 win over the Boston Red Sox. Daley struck out seven while allowing four hits and three walks in the game.
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.