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Don Cardwell
Birth: Dec. 7, 1935
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 2008
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA

Major League Baseball Player. Born Donald Eugene Cardwell in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He was a pitcher for fourteen seasons (1957 to 1970) with the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Pirates, New York Mets and Atlanta Braves. He was a member of the 1969 World Champion "Miracle Mets" Team and appeared in one game during the World Series. His other notable career highlights include hurling a no-hit game on May 15, 1960 against the St. Louis Cardinals, and recording a career high 15 victories with the Cubs in 1961. In 410 regular season games, Cardwell won 102 and lost 138 with a 3.92 lifetime ERA. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charlie Howard Cardwell (1897 - 1994)
  Lillian A. Denny Cardwell (1900 - 1982)
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Louise Cardwell (1922 - 1924)*
  Arlene Cardwell Pinkston (1931 - 2017)*
  Don Cardwell (1935 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
He was our gentle giant, our rock
 
Burial:
Salem Moravian God's Acre
Winston-Salem
Forsyth County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Square 03L Row 5 Grave 10
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: C.S.
Record added: Jan 15, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23968730
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- keith97038
 Added: May. 23, 2017
Happy Birthday, Mr. Cardwell. You were, are, and will always represent everything which is right with the national pastime. Thank you for the countless memories and moments, which you have and continue to provide for generations of fans, young and old. Yo...(Read more)
- Anonymous
 Added: Dec. 7, 2016

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 Added: Jan. 14, 2016
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