November 9, 1931|
Long Beach, California
|Died: January 30, 2013
Laguna Beach, California
|September 21, 1957, for the Pittsburgh Pirates|
|Last MLB appearance|
|June 10, 1962, for the Houston Colt .45's|
|Earned run average||4.32|
|Career highlights and awards|
George Adrian Witt (November 9, 1931 – January 30, 2013), sometimes listed as Red Witt, was a former professional baseball pitcher. He played all or part of six seasons in Major League Baseball (1957–62) with the Pittsburgh Pirates, Los Angeles Angels and Houston Colt .45's.
Witt was a high school physical education instructor, a science teacher, and a baseball and tennis coach at Tustin High School in Tustin, California; as well as a former Foreign Study League group leader, leading high school students through a number of European foreign capitals comparing different governmental systems.
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- Cook, Ron (May 11, 1987). "To Witt, baseball was unhappy time". The Pittsburgh Press. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Retrieved February 5, 2013.
- "Red Witt Statistics and History". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved April 14, 2016.
- "George Witt Baseball Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved April 14, 2016.
- "George Witt - BR Bullpen". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved April 14, 2016.
- Career statistics and player information from MLB, or Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
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