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 Darrell Ray Porter

Darrell Ray Porter

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Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri, USA
Death 5 Aug 2002 (aged 50)
Sugar Creek, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Burial Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 6821292 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. He was a catcher with the Milwaukee Brewers, Kansas City Royals, and St. Louis Cardinals. Born in Joplin, MO. He was a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association and co-founder of Enjoy the Game. He was the Oklahoma Athlete of the Year, 1982 World Series MVP for the St. Louis Cardinals, a four-time Major League All-Star, member of the Royals Silver Anniversary Team and a member of the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame. Author of a book about his battle with substance abuse.

Bio by: Bill Walker


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  • Originally Created by: Bill Walker
  • Added: 4 Oct 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6821292
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Darrell Ray Porter (17 Jan 1952–5 Aug 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6821292, citing Longview Memorial Gardens, Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .