|Birth: ||Oct. 30, 1916|
|Death: ||Mar. 13, 1995|
Hall of Fame Negro Leagues Baseball Player. He was one of the most outstanding pitchers in the Negro National League during the late 1930s and early 1940s. A good hitter and baserunner, when not pitchin he often played second base, outfield, or pinch hitter. He appeared in seven East-West All-Star games from 1935 through 19446. In 1942 he set a Negro League record when he struck out 18 Baltimore batters in one game. He died six days after learning he had been elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame.
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Arbutus Memorial Park
Plot: Section U, Lot 33, Space 1.
GPS (lat/lon): 39.24354, -76.70692
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Mar 02, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 20712
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