Wednesday, December 15, 2010

1955 Topps #76 - Howie Pollet


Howie Pollet (b. 1921 - d. 1974) played in the majors from 1941-1943, 1946-1956 for the Cardinals, Pirates, Cubs and White Sox. He was the NL ERA leader in 1943 and 1946. He was a 20-game winner in 1946 and 1949. He won the World Series with the Cardinals in 1942 and 1946. He retired in 1956 with a record of 131-116, an ERA of 3.51 and 934 strikeouts.

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