Lou North

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Lou North
Born: (1891-06-15)June 15, 1891
Elgin, Illinois
Died: May 15, 1974(1974-05-15) (aged 82)
Shelton, Connecticut
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 22, 1913 for the Detroit Tigers
Last MLB appearance
July 20, 1924 for the Boston Braves
Career statistics
Win-loss record 21-16
Earned run average 4.43
Strikeouts 199

Louis Alexander North (June 15, 1891 – May 15, 1974) was a professional baseball player. He was a right-handed pitcher over parts of seven seasons (1913, 1917, 1920–1924) with the Detroit Tigers, St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Braves. For his career, he compiled a 21–16 record in 172 appearances, most as a relief pitcher, with an 4.43 earned run average and 199 strikeouts.

In 1918 North served in the military during World War I.[1]

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  1. ^ The ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia. Sterling Publishing. 2007. p. 1412. ISBN 1-4027-4771-3.