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Richard "Rube" Marquard
Birth: Oct. 9, 1889
Cleveland
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 1, 1980
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA

Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, he was a left handed pitcher, making his debut with the New York Giants on September 25, 1908. For eighteen seasons, he played with the New York Giants (1908-1915), Brooklyn Robins (1915-20), Cincinnati Reds (1921) and Boston Braves (1922-25). In 1912, he earned victories in his first 19 decisions, won 24 or more games three straight years (1911-13) and pitched a no-hitter in 1915. He ended his career with a record of 201 wins, 177 loss, 1593 strikeouts, 197 complete games, 30 shutouts, 19 saves and a 3.08 earned run average. In 1971, he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame by the Veterans Committee. He died at age 93 in Baltimore, Maryland. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  Fred Marquard (1864 - 1945)
  Lena Heiser Marquard (1864 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Jeanette Hecht Marquard (1895 - 1990)*
 
 Sibling:
  Fred H. Marquard (1885 - 1931)**
  Richard Marquard (1889 - 1980)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
Plot: Hecht Lot, Division 8, Section 13, Lot 147, Grave 1
GPS (lat/lon): 39.31717, -76.58077
 
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Record added: Apr 12, 2001
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Richard Rube Marquard
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Richard Rube Marquard
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