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 Gregory Anthony Halman

Gregory Anthony Halman

Birth
Haarlem, Haarlem Municipality, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Death 21 Nov 2011 (aged 24)
Rotterdam, Rotterdam Municipality, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
Burial Driehuis, Velsen Municipality, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
Memorial ID 80779042 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player, Murder Victim. He appeared in 44 games as an outfielder for the Seattle Mariners during the 2010 and 2011 seasons. He was signed as an amateur free agent in 2004 at the age of 17, and made his major league debut on September 23, 2010 against the Toronto Blue Jays. He was a member of the Dutch national team that won the 2007 European Championship, and represented the Netherlands in the 2009 World Baseball Championship. He was expected to compete for a starting job for the Mariners during the upcoming 2012 major league season, and was considered one of baseball's top 100 prospects. He ended his career with the Mariners with a lifetime .207 batting average, 9 runs batted in and two home runs. He was allegedly stabbed to death by his younger brother during a family altercation in his homeland.

Bio by: Nils M. Solsvik Jr.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Breadlady45 from Chicago
  • Added: 21 Nov 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 80779042
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gregory Anthony Halman (26 Aug 1987–21 Nov 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 80779042, citing Begraafplaats & Crematorium Westerveld, Driehuis, Velsen Municipality, Noord-Holland, Netherlands ; Maintained by Find A Grave .