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Wilfred Hillard Culmer
Born: Nov. 11, 1958 in Nassau, Bahamas
Died: Oct. 14, 2003 in Nassau, Bahamas
Debut: 1983 | Pos: OF
H: 6’4″ | W: 210 | B: R | T: R

Yrs G AB R H HR RBI SB BA
1 7 19 0 2 0 1 0 .105

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Wil Culmer, who played in seven games in 1983, died on Oct. 14, 2003 in Nassau, Bahamas.

Culmer was 24 when he made his debut on April 12, 1983, with the Cleveland Indians. The outfielder played in seven games and collected two hits in 19 at-bats.

Culmer had originally been signed by the Philadelphia Phillies, but he was traded by the Phillies, along with Jerry Reed and Roy Smith, in September 1982 to the Indians for John Denny.

In 1980, while playing for Penninsula Pilots of the Carolina League, Culmer hit .389 with a league-high 184 hits.

Sources: MinorLeagueBaseball.com