Gerry Staley

Gerry Staley

Birth
Brush Prairie, Clark County, Washington, USA
Death 2 Jan 2008 (aged 87)
Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, USA
Burial Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown
Memorial ID 23746802 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. Born Gerald Lee Staley in Brush Prairie, Washington. He was a pitcher for fifteen seasons (1947 to 1961) with the St. Louis Cardinals, Cincinnati Reds, New York Yankees, Chicago White Sox, Kansas City Athletics and Detroit Tigers. He was a member of the 1959 American League Pennant-winning White Sox and appeared in four games during the World Series. His other notable career highlights include selection to the National League All Star Team (1952 to 1953), American League All Star Team (1960) and league leader in game appearances with 67 for the 1959 season. In 640 career regular season games, Staley won 134 and lost 111 with a 3.70 lifetime ERA. He was inducted into the State of Washington Sports Hall of Fame.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 4 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23746802
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gerry Staley (21 Aug 1920–2 Jan 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23746802, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.