Marino “Chick” Pieretti

Marino “Chick” Pieretti

Lucca, Provincia di Lucca, Toscana, Italy
Death 30 Jan 1981 (aged 60)
San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Burial Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA
Plot Section V, Row 58, Area 5, Grave 3
Memorial ID 13739066 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. The right-hander was born in Lucca, Italy, and pitched for the Washington Senators (1945 to 1948), the Chicago White Sox (1948 to 1949) and the Cleveland Indians (1950). The 5-foot-7, 155-pound Pieretti had his best season in 1945, when he was 14-13 with a 3.32 earned run average, 233 innings pitched and 14 complete games in 27 starts. He never reached double figures in wins again. He was swapped to the White Sox on June 9, 1948 for pitcher Earl Harrist. His six-year totals were 30-38, a 4.53 ERA and 21 complete games in 68 starts.

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Marino “Chick” Pieretti (23 Sep 1920–30 Jan 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13739066, citing Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, Colma, San Mateo County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .