Henry Ludwig “Hank” Borowy

Henry Ludwig “Hank” Borowy

Birth
Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 23 Aug 2004 (aged 88)
Brick, Ocean County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 9366167 · View Source
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Major League Baseball Player. Born Henry Ludwig Borowy, he was a right handed starting pitcher, making his debut with the New York Yankees on April 18, 1942. For ten seasons, he played with the New York Yankees (1942-45), Chicago Cubs (1946-1948), Philadelphia Philles in 1949, Pittsburgh Pirates in 1950 and the Detroit Tigers in 1951. He was elected twice to the All-Star team in (1944-45), pitched in two World Series games for the New York Yankees (1942-43) and one World Series with the Chicago Cubs in 1945. He ended his career with a record of 108 wins, 82 loss, 94 complete games, 16 shutouts, 7 saves, 690 strikeouts and a 3.50 earned run average.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 25 Aug 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial 9366167
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Ludwig “Hank” Borowy (12 May 1916–23 Aug 2004), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9366167, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Bloomfield, Essex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .