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Waite Hoyt
Birth: Sep. 9, 1899
Brooklyn
Kings County (Brooklyn)
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1984
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. A veteran of 21 major league seasons, the right-handed pitcher won 237 games with the: Giants, Yankees, Tigers, Athletics, Pirates and Dodgers. He pitched in seven world series with a won-lost mark of 6-4 and a fall classic E.R.A. of 1.83. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1969. After his playing career ended, Hoyt turned to radio and did the play-by-play of the Cincinnati Reds from 1942 thru 1965. During rain delays, he filled the time by telling listeners of his days as a player and teammate of Babe Ruth. He also did some TV work, including the commentary on the Reds' televised games during the 1972 season.  (bio by: John Perin) 
 
Burial:
Spring Grove Cemetery
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 103, lot 86 verified at cemetery
 
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Record added: Jun 29, 1998
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- Ron Rader
 Added: Mar. 15, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: Jan. 10, 2014
Dear Mr. Hoyt...you are loved and missed!
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 9, 2013
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