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American baseball player and coach

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Born 18 Aug 1893 in Emerald
Died 6 Dec 1985 in Clear Lake
Age92 years, 3 months
Height1.75m (5 ft, 8 in)
Burleigh Grimes
Burleigh Grimes
Baseball player Burleigh Grimes

About Burleigh Grimes

Burleigh Arland Grimes (August 18, 1893 – December 6, 1985) was an American professional baseball player, and the last pitcher officially permitted to throw the spitball. Grimes made the most of this advantage and he won 270 games and pitched in four World Series over the course of his 19-year career. He was elected to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame in 1954, and to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1964.