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Sunday, May 28, 2017
Hall of Fame pitcher -- via MLB. Oh, yeah, and he was a politician later. A strikeout artist who pitched a perfect game in 1964, he maintained a 3.27 ERA over 17 seasons. Amazingly consistent and dependable.