Monday, March 28, 2011

1955 Topps #180 - Clem Labine


Clem Labine (b. 1926 - d. 2007) played in the majors from 1950 to 1962 for the Dodgers, Tigers, Pirates and Mets. He was a very good relief pitcher who was a member of the 1955 and 1959 World Champion Dodgers and the 1960 World Champion Pirates. He had a career record of 77-56, 551 strikeouts, an ERA of 3.63 and 96 saves. He led the league in saves in 1956 (19) and 1957 (17).

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