Baseball — Cy Acosta

Cy Acosta

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Cy Acosta

Cecilio Acosta Miranda (born November 22, 1946) is a retired starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played four seasons for the Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies.Acosta became the first American League pitcher to make a plate appearance after the introduction of the designated hitter rule in 1973. Cy was inducted into the Mexican Baseball Hall of Fame in 2005.

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