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Bill Wambsganss
Original name: William Adolph Wambsganss
Birth: Mar. 19, 1894
Death: Dec. 8, 1985

Major League Baseball Player. Born William Adolph Wambsganss in Cleveland, Ohio, he was an infielder making his debut with the Cleveland Indians on August 4, 1914. For thirteen seasons, he played with the Cleveland Indians (1914-23), Boston Red Sox (1924-25) and Philadelphia Athletics in 1926. On October 10, 1920, in the 5th game of the 1920 World Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers, he accomplished the first and to date, only unassisted triple play in World Series history. He ended his career with a record of 1359 hits, 710 runs scored, 7 homeruns, 520 batted in and a .259 batting average. In 1980, he was inducted into the Cleveland Sports Hall of Fame. He died at age 91 in Lakewood, Ohio. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 30, Lot 218, Grave 2
GPS (lat/lon): 41.4405, -81.60438
 
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Record added: Mar 21, 1999
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