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 Art Fowler

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Art Fowler

Birth
Converse, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Death 29 Jan 2007 (aged 84)
Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA
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Memorial ID 17742416 View Source
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Professional Baseball Player. As a right-handed pitcher, he played in the majors for nine seasons with the Cincinnati Reds, the Los Angeles Dodgers, and the Anaheim Angels. He was on the Los Angeles Dodgers' 1959 championship team and in his career pitched in 362 games, mostly in relief, with a record of 54-51, 539 strikeouts, 32 saves and a 4.03 ERA. He worked as a pitching coach for 14 years with the Yankees, Minnesota, Detroit, Texas and Oakland. With the New York Yankees, he won World Series rings in 1977 and 1978, under manager Billy Martin, his close friend.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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He loved his family
Member of S.C. Hall of Fame
A true friend to all and baseball


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
  • Added: 29 Jan 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 17742416
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/17742416/art-fowler : accessed ), memorial page for Art Fowler (3 Jul 1922–29 Jan 2007), Find a Grave Memorial ID 17742416, citing Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Spartanburg, Spartanburg County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .