Howard Craghead

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Howard Craghead
Born: May 25, 1908
Selma, California
Died: July 14, 1962(1962-07-14) (aged 54)
San Diego, California
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 30, 1931, for the Cleveland Indians
Last MLB appearance
June 28, 1933, for the Cleveland Indians
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 0–0
Earned run average 6.26
Innings pitched 23

Howard Craghead (May 25, 1908 – July 14, 1962), nicknamed "Judge", was a baseball player who played professional baseball in the 1930s. Craghead mainly played in the minor leagues, for the Toledo Mud Hens. Craghead did manage to pitch 23 innings during his career however for the Cleveland Indians, with no decisions and an earned run average of 6.26. He later became a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy during World War II. In 1974, Craghead was inducted into the Fresno County Athletic Hall of Fame.[1]


  1. ^ "Fresno County Athletic Hall of Fame | Home". Fresno County Athletic Hall of Fame | Home. Retrieved 2017-02-02.