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Dick Radatz
Birth: Apr. 2, 1937
Death: Mar. 16, 2005

Major League Baseball Player. Nicknamed “The Monster,” he pitched seven seasons in the majors for Boston, Cleveland, Detroit, the Chicago Cubs and Montreal. He had 52 wins and 43 losses with 122 saves and a 3.13 ERA. In 1963 and 1964 he made the All-Star team. Radatz also struck out Mickey Mantle 12 times in 16 at-bats and holds the major league record for strike outs in a season by a relief pitcher with 181 in 1964. (bio by: Gardee Hill) 
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
Oakland County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section 27, Lot 122, Grave 11
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Gardee Hill
Record added: Mar 17, 2005
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On this date 51 years ago -- June 9, 1963 -- Dick Radatz pitched six scoreless innings in relief, allowing two hits and striking out 10, as the Boston Red Sox won at Baltimore 3-2 in 14 innings. Two days later, he pitched 8.2 more shutout innings in relie...(Read more)
- Ron
 Added: Jun. 9, 2014
To the Family of Dick Radatz: I would like to extend my condolences to your family.. The bible says, "Blessed are the meek: for they shall inherit the earth", Matthew 5:5
- D. Carter
 Added: Mar. 18, 2014

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 Added: Jan. 6, 2014
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