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About Vida Blue:


Vida Rochelle Blue Jr. is a former Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher. During a 17-year career, he pitched for the Oakland Athletics (1969–77), San Francisco Giants (1978–81; 1985–86), and Kansas City Royals (1982–83). He won the American League Cy Young Award and Most Valuable Player Award in 1971. He is a six-time All-Star, and is the first of only four pitchers in major league history to start the All-Star Game for both the American League (1971) and the National League (1978); Roger Clemens, Randy Johnson and Roy Halladay would later duplicate the feat.

Author Bio


  • NameVida Blue
  • DescriptionMajor League Baseball left-handed pitcher
  • BornJuly 28, 1949
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionBaseball Player