Burleigh Grimes

Burleigh Grimes

About Burleigh Grimes

Burleigh Arland Grimes (August 18, 1893 December 6, 1985) was an American professional baseball player, and the last pitcher officially permitted to throw the spitball. He was elected to the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame in 1954. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1964.

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