Frederick Landis “Freddie” Fitzsimmons

Frederick Landis “Freddie” Fitzsimmons

Birth
Mishawaka, St. Joseph County, Indiana, USA
Death 18 Nov 1979 (aged 78)
Yucca Valley, San Bernardino County, California, USA
Burial Colton, San Bernardino County, California, USA
Memorial ID 6819127 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. Born in Mishawaka, Indiana, he was a right handed pitcher making his debut for the New York Giants on August 12, 1925. For nineteen seasons, he played with New York Giants (1925-37) and Brooklyn Dodgers (1938-43). He was a member of the New York Giants World Series Championship team in 1933 and concluded his career with a record of 217 wins, 146 loss, 186 complete games, 30 shutouts, 13 saves, 870 strikeouts and a 3.51 earned run average. After his playing time, he was manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, (1943-45). He died of a heart attack at age in 78 in Yucca Valley, California.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 3 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6819127
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Frederick Landis “Freddie” Fitzsimmons (28 Jul 1901–18 Nov 1979), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6819127, citing Montecito Memorial Park, Colton, San Bernardino County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .