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Mike "The Big Bear" Garcia
Birth: Nov. 17, 1923
San Gabriel
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: Jan. 13, 1986
Fairview Park
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA

Major League Baseball Player. Real name Edward Miguel Garcia. He was a pitcher in fourteen seasons (1948 to 1961) with the Cleveland Indians, Chicago White Sox and Washington Senators. Garcia was a two-time 20-game winner (1951 with 20 and 1952 with 22), and was named to the American League All Star Team three times during his career (1952 to 1954). He was a member of the 1954 American League Pennant winning Indians. Garcia led the AL in ERA two times (1949 with 2.36 and 1954 with 2.64) and shutouts (1952 with 6 and 1954 with 5). In 428 career games, Garcia won 142, lost 97 with a 3.27 lifetime ERA. (bio by: C.S.) 
 
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Visalia Public Cemetery
Visalia
Tulare County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 11, 2006
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