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Edward Joseph "Jeff" Pfeffer
Birth: Mar. 4, 1888
Seymour
Champaign County
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 15, 1972
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Major League Baseball Player. He was a right-handed pitcher for five teams in thirteen seasons in the major leagues. He pitched for the St. Louis Browns (1911), Brooklyn Dodgers (1913), Brooklyn Robins (1914 to 1921), St. Louis Cardinals (1921 to 1924), and finished with the Pittsburgh Pirates (1924). During his career, he played in 352 games. He was a starting pitcher in 280 games, compiling a 158-112 won-loss record. He had an earned run average of 2.77 and struck out 836 batters. In 1916 he led Brooklyn to the pennant with 25 wins. Called Ed, he was nicknamed "Jeff" after his older brother, "Big Jeff" Pfeffer. (bio by: Mel Bashore) 
 
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Illinois, Ensign, USNRF, World War I
 
Burial:
Rock Island National Cemetery
Rock Island
Rock Island County
Illinois, USA
Plot: J - 720
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Mel Bashore
Record added: Sep 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42283121
Edward Joseph Jeff Pfeffer
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Edward Joseph Jeff Pfeffer
Added by: Bill Lee, The Baseball Undertaker
 
Edward Joseph Jeff Pfeffer
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Thank you for your service to our country.
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 Added: Nov. 12, 2012
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