José De La Caridad Méndez

José De La Caridad Méndez

Birth
Matanzas, Cuba
Death 31 Oct 1928 (aged 41)
Havana, La Habana, Cuba
Burial Havana, Municipio de La Habana Vieja, La Habana, Cuba
Memorial ID 87407720 · View Source
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Hall of fame Professional Baseball Player. He was a native of Cuba and a pitcher who played from 1907 to 1926 with several teams in the Cuban and Negro Professional Baseball Leagues. Known for his time with the Almendares club, the Cuban Stars, All Nations, and Kansas City Monarchs, he was elected to the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1939, and the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 2006 upon the recomendation of the Committee on African-American Baseball.

Bio by: Adam A. Penale


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Adam A. Penale
  • Added: 26 Mar 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 87407720
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for José De La Caridad Méndez (19 Mar 1887–31 Oct 1928), Find a Grave Memorial no. 87407720, citing Cementerio de Cristóbal Colón, Havana, Municipio de La Habana Vieja, La Habana, Cuba ; Maintained by Find A Grave .