Erected 1955 by Frank E. Hunzinger, Walter J. Lazynski
and the Home Savings Bank of Milwaukee, Wis.
BURLEIGH ARLAND GRIMES
Colorful Major League pitcher from 1916 through 1934. Winning 270 while losing 212. Hurled a 3 to 0 win over Cleveland in 1920 World Series and twice defeated the Athletics for the Classic winning Cardinals of 1931. Born, August 18, 1893, at Clear Lake, Wisconsin. Elected 1954.
Baseball Hall of Fame: Burleigh Grimes
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Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame
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