Mordecai Brown

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Birthday
19, 1876
Birthplace
Nyesville, IN
Death Date
Feb 14, 1948 (71)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
19, 1876
Birthplace
Nyesville, IN
Death Date
Feb 14, 1948 (71)

About

Dominant Hall of Fame pitcher in the MLB and two-time World Series Champion with the Chicago Cubs in 1907 and 1908.

Before Fame

He worked in a coal mine before entering the major leagues.

Trivia

He lost parts of two fingers in an accident, but became an elite pitcher with an exceptional curve ball.

Family Life

He married Sarah Burgham on December 17, 1903.

Associated With

Fellow Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg also starred for the Chicago Cubs.