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 Dick Drott

Dick Drott

Birth
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 Aug 1985 (aged 49)
Glendale Heights, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Burial Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 17, Block 7, Lot 50, Grave 7LL
Memorial ID 13766974 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. The right-hander had a sensational rookie season with the Chicago Cubs in 1957, going 15-11 with a 3.58 earned run average for 229 innings pitched. He led the National League in walks (129) that year. Her slipped to 7-11 in 1958 and struggled the rest of his big-league career. He was with the Cubs from 1957 to 1961 and the Houston Colt 45s from 1962 to 1963. He was picked by Houston in the expansion draft and had a 2-12 record and 4.98 ERA in 1963. His lifetime totals were 27-46 with a 4.70 ERA.

Bio by: Ron Coons


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Coons
  • Added: 28 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13766974
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dick Drott (1 Jul 1936–16 Aug 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13766974, citing Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery, Hillside, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .