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 Richard “Rube” Marquard

Richard “Rube” Marquard

Birth
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA
Death 1 Jun 1980 (aged 90)
Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Burial Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA
Plot Hecht Lot, Division 8, Section 13, Lot 147, Grave 1
Memorial ID 21215 · View Source
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Hall of Fame Major League Baseball Player. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, he was a left handed pitcher, making his debut with the New York Giants on September 25, 1908. For eighteen seasons, he played with the New York Giants (1908-1915), Brooklyn Robins (1915-20), Cincinnati Reds (1921) and Boston Braves (1922-25). In 1912, he earned victories in his first 19 decisions, won 24 or more games three straight years (1911-13) and pitched a no-hitter in 1915. He ended his career with a record of 201 wins, 177 loss, 1593 strikeouts, 197 complete games, 30 shutouts, 19 saves and a 3.08 earned run average. In 1971, he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame by the Veterans Committee. He died at age 93 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 12 Apr 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21215
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard “Rube” Marquard (9 Oct 1889–1 Jun 1980), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21215, citing Baltimore Hebrew Cemetery, Baltimore, Baltimore City, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .