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Arnold "Chick" Gandil
Birth: Jan. 19, 1888
Saint Paul
Ramsey County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Dec. 13, 1970
Calistoga
Napa County
California, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He was a first baseman making his debut with the Chicago White Sox on April 14, 1910. For nine seasons, he played for the Chicago White Sox (1910, 1917-18), Washington Senators (1912-15) and Cleveland Indians in 1916. An excellent infielder, he led the American League in fielding percentage four times and was a member of the 1917 Chicago White Sox World Series Championship team. For his role as being a member of the 1919 World Series Black Sox Scandal, he was banned from Professional Baseball by Commissioner K. M. Landis. He ended his career with a record of 1176 hits, 449 runs scored, 11 homeruns, 557 runs batted in and a .277 batting average. He died of heart failure at age 82 in Calistoga, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Laurel Fay Kelly Gandil (1890 - 1971)*
 
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Burial:
Saint Helena Public Cemetery
Saint Helena
Napa County
California, USA
Plot: Block 20, Just off Live Oak Road
 
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Record added: May 01, 2000
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Arnold Chick Gandil
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Arnold Chick Gandil
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