Andy Cooper

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Birthday
24, 1898
Birthplace
Waco, TX
Death Date
Jun 3, 1941 (43)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
24, 1898
Birthplace
Waco, TX
Death Date
Jun 3, 1941 (43)

About

Known as "Lefty," he pitched in the Negro Leagues for the Detroit Stars and Kansas City Monarchs from 1920 to 1939 and managed the Monarchs from 1937 to 1940.

Before Fame

He developed his talents as a teenager, before becoming a professional at age 22.

Trivia

In 2006, he was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame posthumously.

Family Life

He was born in Waco, Texas.

Associated With

He was part of a 2006 Hall of Fame class that included Bruce Sutter.