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Hall of Fame Plaque


Lefty Grove, Baseball Hall of Fame 1947 Click on the MEDIA ITEMS below for more information

   



Robert Grove was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, NY in 1947.

His plaque reads:

ROBERT MOSES GROVE

PHILADELPHIA A.L. 1929 - 1935
BOSTON A.L. 1934 - 1941
WINNER OF 30O GAMES IN THE MAJORS
OVER A SPAN OF 17 YEARS. LED A.L. IN
STRIKEOUTS SEVEN CONSECUTIVE SEASONS,
WON 2O OR MORE GAMES EIGHT SEASONS.
IN 1931, WHILE WINNING 31 GAMES AND
LOSING FOUR, COMPILED A WINNING STREAK.
OF 16 STRAIGHT. WON 79 GAMES FOR THE
THREE TIME PENNANT WINNING
ATHLETICS TEAM OF 1929-30-31.

NATIONAL BASEBALL HALL OF FAME & MUSEUM
Cooperstown, New York




ID:
aclg013

Creator:
National Baseball Hall of Fame

Rights:
Baseball Hall of Fame

Notes:
Lefty was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1947. Postcard loaned to the library by Mary Meyers.

Date:
1994

Collection Location:
George's Creek Regional Library

Original Size:
14 x 9 cms

Subject:
Baseball; Grove, Lefty, 1900-1975; Pitchers (Baseball); National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Coverage:
Cooperstown (N.Y.), 1947.

 
 
Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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