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Buddy Kerr

Buddy Kerr (Baseball.  Born, Astoria, New York, Nov. 6, 1922; died, New York, NY, Nov. 7, 2006.)  A lean, lantern-jawed shortstop with a great glove is the way most Giants fans remember John Joseph Kerr.  Kerr did not start out as a smooth fielder.  Despite hitting just .209 at Jersey City, he was called up […]

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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