Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Ayerses in:
 • Grantham Cemetery
 • Draper
 • Pulaski County
 • Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Yancy Wyatt "Doc" Ayers
Birth: May 20, 1890
Death: May 26, 1968

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Snake creek, Virginia, he was a right handed pitcher making his debut with the Washington Senators on September 9, 1913. Known for throwing the spit ball, for nine seasons he played for the Washington Senators 1913 to 1919 and the Detroit Tigers 1919 to 1921. He ended his career with 109 complete games, 65 wins, 79 loses, 17 shutouts, 15 saves, 622 strikeouts and a 2.82 earned run average. He died at age 77 in Pulaski, Virginia. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Dunlap Ayers (1891 - 1968)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grantham Cemetery
Draper
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Apr 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7381732
Yancy Wyatt Doc Ayers
Added by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
 
Yancy Wyatt Doc Ayers
Added by: SWVA Genealogy Searcher
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: May. 26, 2014

- Sue Fitzpatrick
 Added: Jan. 4, 2014
Friend Doc,Remembering you today, on the 100th anniversary of your Major League debut - 9-9-13
- Tom Hufford
 Added: Sep. 9, 2013
There are 27 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
Do you have a photo to add? Click here
How famous was this person?
Current ranking for this person: (4.0 after 19 votes)
 

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service