Bob Moose: my very first baseball card in 1974, playing for my beloved Pittsburgh Pirates; born 10/9/47...died 10/9/76; came closest of anyone to pitching no-hitter at Forbes Field (1968); Pirate rookie of the year 1968; pitched a no-hitter vs Mets 1969; led league in winning pct 1969; 1971 world series champ; threw wild pitch in October 1972 playoff game; led Pirates in saves in 1976.
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1965 Quill Franklin Regional Senior High School photo of future Pirates pitcher Bob Moose and his final official Bucco portrait, 1976 (Moose was an Export, PA native, ex-Marine and world series champ Bucco, one of only SIX who have ever thrown a no-hitter for the Pirates (1882-2015--!), Moose died in an auto accident on his 29th birthday (10/9/47-10/9/76).