This date in Kernels alumni history – September 18, 1958 – Bud Daley
On September 18, 1958, Bud Daley (Cedar Rapids Indians – 1952) pitched a complete game to lead the Kansas City Athletics to a 4-1 win over the Boston Red Sox at Municipal Stadium. Daley struck out four while allowing one run on five hits and a walk 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.