MLB pitcher who won 228 games in a 14-year career spent mostly with the Detroit Tigers.
He worked as a messenger boy and courier while growing up in Toledo.
He threw the very first no-hitter in Detroit Tigers history.
He was married to Grace Mullin for 43 years and had one daughter, Beatrice.
He once pinch-hit for Hall of Fame outfielder Ty Cobb when he was going through a slump.