Lefty Grove

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Birthdate 3/6/1900
Death Date 5/22/1975
Debut Year 1925
Year of Induction 1947
Teams Athletics, Red Sox
Position Pitcher

The American League leader in strikeouts in each of his first seven seasons, Lefty Grove recorded the AL’s lowest ERA a record nine times.

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Lefty Grove autographed 3x5 card

Lefty Grove autographed 3x5 card

Lefty Grove won the pitcher’s Triple Crown in back-to-back seasons in 1930 and 1931. The AL wins leader in four seasons, Grove also led the league in strikeouts seven times and ERA nine times. Grove’s best season came in 1931 when he went 31-4 with a 2.06 ERA to win the American League M
Telegram from Lefty Grove about Yankee Old Timer's Game

Telegram from Lefty Grove about Yankee Old Timer's Game

The Yankee Old Timer’s Game was a star-studded affair during the 1960s. Here 300-game winner Lefty Grove accepts Bob Fishel’s invitation to the game via this telegram. A back-to-back World Series champion with the Philadelphia Athletics, Grove was

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