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Jimmie "The Colonel" Crutchfield
Birth: May 15, 1910
Death: May 31, 1993

Negro League Baseball player. Began his career with the Birmingham Black Barons in 1930 as an Outfielder. Through his fifteen year career he played for the Pittsburgh Crawfords, Indianapolis ABCs, Newark Eagles, Philadelphia Stars Toledo Crawfords, Chicago American Giants and Cleveland Buckeyes. While with the Pittsburgh Crawfords he earned three trips to the East-West All-Star game. In addition impressive RBI totals he always maintained a respectable batting average near .300 throughout his career.  (bio by: Graveaddiction) 
 
Burial:
Burr Oak Cemetery
Alsip
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Graveaddiction
Record added: Sep 25, 2004
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"Once in a while I get a kick out of thinking that my name was metioned as one of the stars of the East-West game and little things like that. I don't know whether I'd feel better if I had a million dollars."--Jimmie Crutchfield, from "Only the Ball was W...(Read more)
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