Jim Palmer

Jim Palmer

James Alvin "Jim" Palmer is a retired American right-handed pitcher who played all of his 19 years in Major League Baseball with the Baltimore Orioles and was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in . Palmer was the winning pitcher in 186 games in the 1970s, the most wins in that decade by any MLB pitcher. He also won at least twenty games in each of eight seasons and received three Cy Young Awards and four Gold Gloves during the decade. Wikipedia*

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Jim Palmer has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1998 National Press Club Speech.

Appearances by Title:


Baseball Player, Baltimore Orioles c. May 5, 1998 - c. May 4, 1998 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Baseball: What's It All About?

    Baseball: What's It All About?

    Mr. Palmer talked about his career in major league baseball and the aspects of the game he enjoyed the most. He pitched for…

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