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Cal Koonce
Birth: Nov. 18, 1940
Fayetteville
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 28, 1993
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He was a pitcher for ten seasons (1962 to 1971) with the Chicago Cubs, New York Mets and Boston Red Sox. Originally a starter, he adjusted to the role as relief pitcher and had one of his best years in 1968 when he won 6 games and saved 11 with a 2.42 ERA. In a career 334 games, Koonce won 47 and lost 49 with 24 saves and a 3.78 lifetime ERA. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Calvin Lee Koonce (1911 - 1975)
  Mary Johnson Koonce (1920 - 2014)
 
 Sibling:
  Cal Koonce (1940 - 1993)
  Marilyn Elizabeth Koonce (1944 - 2016)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Beloved son, husband
father and friend
 
Burial:
Lafayette Memorial Park
Fayetteville
Cumberland County
North Carolina, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Sep 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15770102
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- B. B. Roberts
 Added: Mar. 27, 2015
a great pitcher worth gazillions in today's market. the answer to a trivia question about '69 world series. who was the only met not to appear in a game ? CAL KOONCE! thanks for being a great guy to a kid at shea.......rip
- doreen laing
 Added: Mar. 20, 2015

- Gary Bernard
 Added: Jan. 28, 2015
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