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 Jimmie “The Colonel” Crutchfield

Jimmie “The Colonel” Crutchfield

Birth
Ardmore, Macon County, Missouri, USA
Death 31 May 1993 (aged 83)
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 9517611 · View Source
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Negro League Baseball player. Began his career with the Birmingham Black Barons in 1930 as an Outfielder. Through his fifteen year career he played for the Pittsburgh Crawfords, Indianapolis ABCs, Newark Eagles, Philadelphia Stars Toledo Crawfords, Chicago American Giants and Cleveland Buckeyes. While with the Pittsburgh Crawfords he earned three trips to the East-West All-Star game. In addition impressive RBI totals he always maintained a respectable batting average near .300 throughout his career.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Graveaddiction
  • Added: 25 Sep 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9517611
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jimmie “The Colonel” Crutchfield (15 May 1910–31 May 1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9517611, citing Burr Oak Cemetery, Alsip, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .