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Michael Franklin Higgins
Birth: May 27, 1909
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1969
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Baseball player and manager. "Pinky" Higgins played 3rd base for 14 seasons in the American League, for Philadelphia, Boston, and Detroit. A 3-time All-Star, 1934-36-44, he had a .292 lifetime batting average and played in two World Series, 1940 and 46. He holds the record of hitting safely in 12 consecutive at-bats. He managed the Boston Red Sox 8 seasons, 1955-62, winning 560 games and losing 556. (bio by: John Nelms) 
 
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 Parents:
  Michael F Higgins (1879 - 1950)
  Mattie Orr Higgins (1885 - 1968)
 
 Spouse:
  Hazen Marnie French Higgins (1909 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Plot: Garden of Eternity
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John Nelms
Record added: Mar 24, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7287734
Michael Franklin Higgins
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Michael Franklin Higgins
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Michael Franklin Higgins
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Michael "Pinky" graduated from W. H. Adamson High School in Dallas, where he played on the 1926 state championship runner-up team.
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