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 Hal Woodeshick

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Hal Woodeshick

  • Original Name Harold Joseph
  • Birth 24 Aug 1932 Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 14 Jun 2009 Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Niche in the Botanical Garden
  • Memorial ID 38366329

Major League Baseball Player. Born Harold Joseph Woodeshick, he was a left-handed pitcher for eleven seasons (1956, 1958 to 1967) with the Detroit Tigers, Cleveland Indians, Washington Senators, Houston Colt .45s/Astros and St. Louis Cardinals. He was a member of the 1967 World Champion Cardinals' team, and appeared in one game during the World Series. Among his other notable career highlights include National League All Star selection in 1963, and league leader in saves with 23 in 1964. In 427 career regular season games, Woodeshick won 44 and lost 62 with a 3.56 lifetime ERA. He was inducted into the Beaver County Sports Hall of Fame (Pennsylvania) in 1979.

Bio by: C.S.


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Courage, Strength, Determination, Family, Love


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 15 Jun 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 38366329
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hal Woodeshick (24 Aug 1932–14 Jun 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 38366329, citing Memorial Oaks Cemetery, Houston, Harris County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .