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 William “Wild Bill” Hallahan

William “Wild Bill” Hallahan

Birth
Binghamton, Broome County, New York, USA
Death 8 Jul 1981 (aged 78)
Binghamton, Broome County, New York, USA
Burial Johnson City, Broome County, New York, USA
Plot Section 4, Lot 82B
Memorial ID 23057 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. Born William Anthony Hallahan in Binghamton, New York, he was named "Wild Bill" because of his lack of control on the mound. On April 16, 1925, he made his debut as a left handed pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals, playing for team until 1936. With the Cardinals, he was an All Star in 1933, played in seven World Series games, pitching 39¨÷ innings, won 3 games, lost 1 and compiled a 1.51 earned run average. He also played for the Cincinnati Reds in 1937, Philadelphia Phillies in 1938 and ended his career with 102 victories, 94 defeats, 856 strikeouts and a 4.03 earned run average.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith



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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 13 Jul 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23057
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William “Wild Bill” Hallahan (4 Aug 1902–8 Jul 1981), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23057, citing Calvary Cemetery, Johnson City, Broome County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .