Dick Bartell

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Birthday
22, 1907
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Death Date
Aug 4, 1995 (87)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
22, 1907
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Death Date
Aug 4, 1995 (87)

About

Two-time All-Star who hit .284 during his 18-year career. He played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Philadelphia Phillies, New York Giants, Chicago Cubs, and Detroit Tigers.

Before Fame

He was given the nickname 'Rowdy Richard' because of his fiery playing attitude.

Trivia

He played in the very first All-Star Game in 1933.

Family Life

He was married to his first wife Olive for 50 years.

Associated With

He won a World Series title with the Detroit Tigers while playing with Hall of Fame slugger Hank Greenberg.