Al Downing

Pitcher, Baseball Player

1941 –

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Who is Al Downing?

Alphonso Erwin Downing is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. An All Star in 1967 and NL Comeback Player of the Year in 1971, Downing surrendered Hank Aaron's record breaking 715th home run on April 8, 1974.

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Born
Jun 28, 1941
Trenton
Also known as
  • Alphonso Erwin Downing
Ethnicity
  • African American
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Trenton Central High School
  • Rider University
Lived in
  • Trenton

Submitted
on July 23, 2013