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Cy Block
Original name: Seymour Block
Birth: May 4, 1919
Death: Sep. 22, 2004

Major League Baseball Player. Born Seymour Block in Brooklyn, New York, he was a third baseman making his debut with the Chicago Cubs on September 7, 1942. For three seasons, he played with the Chicago Cubs in 1942 and after serving in US Coast Guard during World War II, in 1945 and 1946. He finished his career with record of 152 hits, 48 runs batted in, a .302 batting average and a .960 fielding percentage. He died from Alzheimer's decease in Manhasset, New York, at the age of 85. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Beth Moses Cemetery
West Babylon
Suffolk County
New York, USA
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Nov 17, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9914524
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- nyfirebird2003
 Added: May. 4, 2014

- Ann N.
 Added: Feb. 2, 2014
Career Stats: 0 HR's, 5 RBI's, .302 BA. Forever loved, forever missed. Rest in Peace, Cy Block
- Quack_Quack
 Added: Dec. 21, 2013
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