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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: 
 Parents:
  Jefferson Davis Ayers (1861 - 1949)
  Mary Frances Gardner Ayers (1866 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Dunlap Ayers (1891 - 1968)*
 
 Children:
  Yancey Wyatt Ayers (1916 - 1992)*
  Nancy Frances Ayers Marcum (1922 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Emmett Ayers (1884 - 1959)*
  Yancy Wyatt Ayers (1890 - 1968)
  William Claude Ayers (1896 - 1902)*
  Infant Ayers (1918 - 1918)**
  Jefferson Davis Ayers (1919 - 1997)**
  Gladys Lucile Ayers (1933 - 1934)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Grantham Cemetery
Draper
Pulaski County
Virginia, USA
 
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Record added: Apr 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7381732
Yancy Wyatt Doc Ayers
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