Johnny Vander Meer

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Birthday
2, 1914
Birthplace
New Jersey
Death Date
Oct 6, 1997 (82)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
2, 1914
Birthplace
New Jersey
Death Date
Oct 6, 1997 (82)

About

Star pitcher who played for the Cincinnati Reds and threw back-to-back no-hitters in 1938.

Before Fame

He was traded to three different teams at the beginning of his career.

Trivia

In addition to his two no-hitters, he threw a complete game one-hitter against Philadelphia in 1941.

Family Life

He married Lois Stewart in 1937.

Associated With

Johnny Bench became another member of the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame.