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Earl Torgeson
Original name: Clifford Torgeson
Birth: Jan. 1, 1924
Death: Nov. 8, 1990

Major League Baseball Player. Known as the “Earl of Snohomish”, he played Major League baseball as a first baseman for fifteen seasons (1947 to 1961) with the Boston Braves, Philadelphia Phillies, Detroit Tigers, Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees. He was a member of the 1948 Braves team that wont the National League Pennant, then lost to the Cleveland Indians in the World Series, and a member of the 1959 White Sox team that won the American League Pennant and lost to the Los Angeles Dodgers in the Series. He led the National League in Runs with 120 in 1950. 
 
Burial:
Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery
Snohomish
Snohomish County
Washington, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 11, 2000
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THANK YOU EARL FOR YOUR SERVICE TO THIS COUNTRY!! I FOLLOWED YOU AS A KID AND YOU WERE A GOOD SOLID BALL PLAYER!! GOD BLESS YOU!! RIP!
- TSGT GARY BRYANT, USAF (RETIRED)
 Added: Jul. 5, 2014

- bob tarte
 Added: Dec. 24, 2013
Thank you for your service
- Sue Fitzpatrick
 Added: Dec. 15, 2013
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