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 Bob “Grumpy” Scheffing

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Bob “Grumpy” Scheffing

  • Birth 11 Aug 1913 Overland, St. Louis County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 26 Oct 1985 Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Burial Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
  • Memorial ID 5860533

He was a catcher with the Chicago Cubs from 1941 to 1950 and for the Reds and Cardinals in 1950 and 1951. Following his playing years he managed the Cubs from 1957 to 1959 and the Detroit Tigers from 1961 to 1963. He finished his baseball career as general manager of New York Mets from 1971 to 1975.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 19 Oct 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5860533
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bob “Grumpy” Scheffing (11 Aug 1913–26 Oct 1985), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5860533, citing Saint Francis Cemetery, Phoenix, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .