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 Yancy Wyatt “Doc” Ayers

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Yancy Wyatt “Doc” Ayers

  • Birth 20 May 1890 Carroll County, Virginia, USA
  • Death 26 May 1968 Pulaski, Pulaski County, Virginia, USA
  • Burial Draper, Pulaski County, Virginia, USA
  • Memorial ID 7381732

Major League Baseball Player. Born in Snake creek, Virginia, he was a right handed pitcher making his debut with the Washington Senators on September 9, 1913. Known for throwing the spit ball, for nine seasons he played for the Washington Senators 1913 to 1919 and the Detroit Tigers 1919 to 1921. He ended his career with 109 complete games, 65 wins, 79 loses, 17 shutouts, 15 saves, 622 strikeouts and a 2.82 earned run average. He died at age 77 in Pulaski, Virginia.

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  • Added: 23 Apr 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7381732
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Yancy Wyatt “Doc” Ayers (20 May 1890–26 May 1968), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7381732, citing Grantham Cemetery, Draper, Pulaski County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .