Warren Hacker

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Birthday
21, 1924
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
May 22, 2002 (77)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
21, 1924
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
May 22, 2002 (77)

About

Right-handed pitcher whose best major league season came with the Chicago Cubs in 1952: 15 wins, a 2.58 ERA, and a league-leading 0.946 WHIP.

Before Fame

Prior to debuting for the Cubs in 1948, he played for the Texarkana Bears.

Trivia

His worst year came in 1953, leading the league in losses, earned runs, and home runs surrendered.

Family Life

He grew up in Marissa, Illinois.

Associated With

Hall-of-Fame shortstop and first baseman Ernie Banks was his teammate on the Cubs.

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