George “Birdie” Tebbetts

George “Birdie” Tebbetts

Birth
Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont, USA
Death 24 Mar 1999 (aged 86)
Bradenton, Manatee County, Florida, USA
Burial Holmes Beach, Manatee County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 5971688 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player, Manager. He was a catcher for the Detroit Tigers where he was an all-star from 1940-42 and played in the 1940 World Series. He was also an all-star in 1948 and 1949 with the Boston Red Sox. After finishing his career as a player with the Cleveland Indians, he managed the Cincinnati Reds, Milwaukee Braves and Cleveland Indians.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Ron Moody
  • Added: 19 Nov 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5971688
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George “Birdie” Tebbetts (10 Nov 1912–24 Mar 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5971688, citing Saint Bernard Catholic Church Memorial Garden, Holmes Beach, Manatee County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .