Hy Vandenberg

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Hy Vandenberg
Hy Vandenberg 1940 Play Ball card.jpeg
Pitcher
Born: (1906-03-17)March 17, 1906
Abilene, Kansas
Died: July 31, 1994(1994-07-31) (aged 88)
Bloomington, Minnesota
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 8, 1935 for the Boston Red Sox
Last MLB appearance
September 9, 1945 for the Chicago Cubs
Career statistics
Win–loss record 15–10
Earned run average 4.32
Strikeouts 120
Teams

Harold Harris "Hy" Vandenberg (March 17, 1906 – July 31, 1994) born in Abilene, Kansas, was a pitcher for the Boston Red Sox (1935), New York Giants (1937–40) and Chicago Cubs (1944–45).

He helped the Giants win the 1937 National League pennant and the Cubs win the 1945 NL pennant.

In 7 seasons he had a 15–10 Win–Loss record, 90 Games (22 Started), 7 Complete Games, 1 Shutout, 43 Games Finished, 5 Saves, 291 ⅔ Innings Pitched, 304 Hits Allowed, 166 Runs Allowed, 140 Earned Runs Allowed, 17 Home Runs Allowed, 128 Walks Allowed, 120 Strikeouts, 6 Hit Batsmen, 4 Wild Pitches, 1,277 Batters Faced and a 4.32 ERA.

He died in Bloomington, Minnesota at the age of 88.

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