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Ron Blackburn

Ronald Hamilton Blackburn
Born: April 23, 1935 in Mount Airy, N.C.
Died: April 29, 1998 in Morganton, N.C.
Debut: 1958 | Pos: P
H: 6' | W: 160 | B: R | T: R

YRS W L G SV IP SO ERA
2 3 2 64 4 108.0 50 3.50

>> Visit the Ron Blackburn biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.


Ron Blackburn, who had a brief career with the Pirates as a pitcher, died on April 29, 1998 in Morganton, N.C.

He finished 2-1 in 1958 for Pittsburgh with a 3.39 ERA in 63.2 innings. In 1959, he finished 1-1 in 26 games with a 3.65 ERA in 44.1 innings.

He collected three hits in 12 at-bats including a home run.