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George "Lefty" Pierce
Birth: Jan. 10, 1888
Shabbona Grove
DeKalb County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 11, 1935
Joliet
Will County
Illinois, USA

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Shabbona Grove, Illinois, he was left handed pitcher making his debut with the Chicago Cubs on April 16, 1912. For six seasons, he played with the Chicago Cubs (1912-16) and St. Louis Cardinals (1917). He concluded his career with a record of 36 wins, 27 loss, 26 complete games, 5 shutouts, 1 save, 260 strikeouts and a 3.10 earned run average. He died at age 47 in Joliet, Illinois. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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Plainfield Township Cemetery
Plainfield
Will County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: T W Zimmerman
Record added: Nov 23, 2002
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George Lefty Pierce
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