Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Meadowses in:
 • Resthaven Cemetery
 • Decatur
 • DeKalb County
 • Georgia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Henry Lee "Specs" Meadows
Birth: Jul. 12, 1894
Granville County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 1963
Daytona Beach
Volusia County
Florida, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He was a right-handed pitcher for three teams in fifteen seasons in the major leagues. He pitched for the St. Louis Cardinals (1915 to 1919), Philadelphia Phillies (1919 to 1923), and finished with the Pittsburgh Pirates (1923 to 1929). During his career, he played in 498 games. He was a starting pitcher in 406 games, compiling a 188-180 won-loss record. He had an earned run average of 3.37 and struck out 1,063 batters. He led the National League in wins in 1926 with 20. He was on a World Series championship team with the Pirates in 1925. He was one of the few players to wear glasses on the field in the early 20th century. (bio by: Mel Bashore) 
Resthaven Cemetery
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Mel Bashore
Record added: Sep 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42157571
Henry Lee Specs Meadows
Added by: Ron Moody
Henry Lee Specs Meadows
Added by: Mel Bashore
Henry Lee Specs Meadows
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Barb
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

- John P. Birosak
 Added: Mar. 20, 2014

- Robert Irvin
 Added: Jan. 29, 2013

 Added: Jul. 12, 2011
There are 15 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (3.5 after 25 votes)

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service