Al Montreuil

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Al Montreuil
Second baseman
Born: (1943-08-23)August 23, 1943
New Orleans, Louisiana
Died: January 18, 2008(2008-01-18) (aged 64)
Marrero, Louisiana
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
September 1, 1972, for the Chicago Cubs
Last MLB appearance
October 3, 1972, for the Chicago Cubs
MLB statistics
Games played 5
At bats 11
Hits 1
Teams

Allan Arthur Montreuil (August 23, 1943 – January 18, 2008) was an American Major League Baseball second baseman who played 5 games for the 1972 Chicago Cubs.[1]

A graduate of De La Salle High School in New Orleans, Montreuil attended Loyola University before being signed by the Boston Red Sox as an amateur free agent in 1963. He made his Major League debut with the Chicago Cubs on September 1, 1972 at Wrigley Field in a 14–3 win against the San Diego Padres.[2] Montreuil played in the Cubs organization until 1975.[3]

After his retirement from baseball, Montreuil worked as a small business owner and realtor before retiring in 1999. For the last 40 years of his like he lived in Terrytown, Louisiana.[4] Montrueil died on January 18, 2008, and was interred at Westlawn Memorial Park & Mausoleum in Gretna, Louisiana.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Al Montreuil Statistics and History". Baseball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 19 November 2011. 
  2. ^ "Retrosheet Boxscore: Chicago Cubs 14, San Diego Padres 3". Retrosheet.org. Retrosheet. Retrieved 19 November 2011. 
  3. ^ "Al Montreuil Minor League Statistics & History". Baseball-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 19 November 2011. 
  4. ^ a b "Allan Arthur Montreuil Sr.". The Times-Picayune. 20 January 2008. Retrieved 20 November 2011. 

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