|Birth: ||Jan. 25, 1951|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2007|
Major League Baseball Player. Born Vernon Gerald Ruhle, he was a pitcher for thirteen seasons (1974 to 1986) with the Detroit Tigers, Houston Astros, Cleveland Indians and California Angels. His best year was in 1980 when he recorded 12 victories while posting a 2.37 ERA and helped the Astros win the National League West Title. After retiring as a player, Ruhle was a pitching coach for eight seasons with the Houston Astros, Philadelphia Phillies, New York Mets and Cincinnati Reds. In 327 career regular season games, Ruhle won 67 and lost 88 with a 3.73 lifetime ERA. Cause of death: Cancer (bio by: C.S.)
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Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jan 21, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17613569
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For you and Bob|
Added: May. 17, 2013
Remembering your seasons with the Houston Astros during 1978-84. You really came through for the club in 1980 when J.R. Richards had his stroke. You were so close to the World Series. What might have been. Rest in Peace, Vern.|
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