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Carl Sawatski
Birth: Nov. 4, 1927
Luzerne County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Nov. 24, 1991
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA

Major League Baseball Player. Was 20 years old when he had his major league debut on September 29, 1948 with the Chicago Cubs. In his career he was a catcher for the Cubs, the Chicago White Sox, the Milwaukee Braves, the Philadelphia Philles and the St. Louis Cardinals. While with the Braves, he was a key player in helping them win the 1957 World Series and the 1958 National League pennant. After his retirement from baseball, he served as the general manager of the Class AA Texas League team known as the Arkansas Travelers. In 1976, he became the president of the Texas League and remained in this position until his death. (bio by: Whispers From The Grave) 
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  John Paul Sawatski (1951 - 2007)*
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Pinecrest Memorial Park and Garden Mausoleum
Saline County
Arkansas, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Whispers From The Grave
Record added: Jun 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91274843
Carl Sawatski
Added by: Whispers From The Grave
Carl Sawatski
Added by: Bill Lee, The Baseball Undertaker
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- sjm
 Added: Nov. 24, 2015
Happy Heavenly Birthday, Carl! Rest in eternal peace.
- sjm
 Added: Nov. 4, 2015

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Nov. 24, 2013
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