Carl Mays

Carl Mays
1891 - 1971

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First Name Carl
Middle Name William
Last Name Mays
Full Name at Birth Carl William Mays
Alternative Name Sub
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 12th November, 1891
Birthplace Liberty, KY
Died 4th April, 1971
Place of Death El Cajon, CA
Buried Riverview Cemetery, Portland, OR
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Weight W
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Nationality American
Occupation Text Former Major League Baseball Player
Occupation Baseball
Baseball Position Pitcher
Bats Left
Throws Right
MLB First Game Date 15th April, 1915
MLB Final Game Date 24th September, 1929

Carl William Mays (November 12, 1891 – April 4, 1971) was a right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1915 to 1929. He is primarily remembered for throwing the beanball that killed Ray Chapman of the Cleveland Indians on August 16, 1920. Chapman became the only Major League player to die as a direct result of an on-field injury.

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World Series Games 1916, Boston vs. Brooklyn1916Himself (Boston Red Sox)Movie

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