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Gene Baker
Original name: Eugene Walter Baker
Birth: Jun. 15, 1925
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 1999
Davenport
Scott County
Iowa, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He was infielder for eight seasons with the Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates. Baker was named to the 1955 National League All Star Team and was a member of the 1960 World Champion Pirates. In a career of 630 games, Baker had 590 hits and a lifetime batting average of .265. After retiring as a player he was a coach with the Pirates during the 1963 season. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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F1 US Navy World War II
 
Burial:
Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section L, Grave 16
 
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Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jul 08, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14855260
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