Hoyt Wilhelm


Born: 7/26/1923 in Huntersville, North Carolina
Died: 8/23/2002
Age: 79
Cause of death: heart failure

Full name: James Hoyt Wilhelm
Noted For: pitcher; member of the New York Giants (1952-56), Chicago White Sox (1963-68) and seven other teams from 1952 to 1972. Compiled 124 relief wins. Elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame (1985).