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 Arnold “Chick” Gandil

Arnold “Chick” Gandil

Birth
Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, USA
Death 13 Dec 1970 (aged 82)
Calistoga, Napa County, California, USA
Burial Saint Helena, Napa County, California, USA
Plot Block 20, Just off Live Oak Road
Memorial ID 9196 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. He was a first baseman making his debut with the Chicago White Sox on April 14, 1910. For nine seasons, he played for the Chicago White Sox (1910, 1917-18), Washington Senators (1912-15) and Cleveland Indians in 1916. An excellent infielder, he led the American League in fielding percentage four times and was a member of the 1917 Chicago White Sox World Series Championship team. For his role as being a member of the 1919 World Series Black Sox Scandal, he was banned from Professional Baseball by Commissioner K. M. Landis. He ended his career with a record of 1176 hits, 449 runs scored, 11 homeruns, 557 runs batted in and a .277 batting average. He died of heart failure at age 82 in Calistoga, California.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 1 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9196
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arnold “Chick” Gandil (19 Jan 1888–13 Dec 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9196, citing Saint Helena Cemetery, Saint Helena, Napa County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .