Rob Dibble played Twilight Ball in '83


 Dibble, RHP, Cincinatti Reds

Dibble, RHP, Cincinatti Reds

Rob Dibble played in the Greater Hartford Twilight Baseball League for Katz Sports Shop in Meriden, Connecticut, during the 1983 season before he was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in the 1st round (20th) of the 1983 MLB June Draft-Secondary Phase. Dibble would go on to earn a pair of MLB All Star appearances in 1990 and 1991 as a closer with the “Big Red Machine” and finished his Major League career with a 2.98 ERA and a rate of 12.2 strikeouts per 9 innings. 

 Hartford Courant excerpt - May 25, 1983

Hartford Courant excerpt - May 25, 1983

 Hartford Courant excerpt - May 25, 1983

Hartford Courant excerpt - May 25, 1983