Quotes by Burleigh Grimes

About Burleigh Grimes:

Burleigh Arland Grimes was an American professional baseball player, and the last pitcher officially permitted to throw the spitball. Grimes made the most of this advantage and he won 270 games and pitched in four World Series over the course of his 19-year career. He was elected to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame in 1954, and to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1964.

Author Bio

  • NameBurleigh Grimes
  • DescriptionAmerican baseball player and coach
  • BornAugust 18, 1893
  • DiedDecember 6, 1985
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSportsperson; Baseball Player