Jun. 22, 1903 Carthage Jasper County Missouri, USA
Nov. 21, 1988 Scottsdale Maricopa County Arizona, USA
Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. Born in Carthage, Missouri, he was a left handed pitcher making his debut for the New York Giants on July 26, 1928. For 16 seasons he played with the New York Giants (1928-43), compiled a streak of 46 1/3 scoreless innings in 1933, was the NL Most Valuable Player in 1933 and 1936, pitched twenty-four consecutive victories in the (1936-37) seasons and won two games in the 1933 World Series. He ended his career with a record of 253 wins, 154 loss, 260 complete games, 36 shutouts, 33 saves, 1677 strikeouts and a 2.97 earned run average. In 1947, he was elected on the first ballet into the Baseball Hall of Fame. He died at age 85 in Scottsdale, Arizona. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith)
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Honoring Carl Hubbell, actually born in Red Oak, Lawrence county, Missouri northeast of Carthage, Jasper county, MO., was inducted into the Carthage Hall of Heroes in 2012. -
NJBrewer Added: Mar. 12, 2016
Remembering you on the anniversary of your passing. May you rest in peace and may God richly bless you. -
Jeffrey Maksymowski Added: Nov. 21, 2015