Burleigh Arland Grimes
Born: August 18, 1893, Emerald, Wisconsin
Died: December 6, 1985, Clear Lake, Wisconsin
Pittsburgh Pirates (1916-1917, 1928-1929, 1934), Brooklyn Dodgers (1918-1926), New York Giants (1927), Boston Braves (1930), St. Louis Cardinals (1930-1931, 1933-1934), Chicago Cubs (1932-1933), New York Yankees (1934)
Elected to the Hall of Fame by Veterans Committee: 1964
This Day in Baseball History
On December 13, 2004, Roger Clemens comes out of retirement to sign with the Houston Astros. The 41-year old Clemens will go 1804 with a 2.98 ERA and earn his seventh Cy Young Award in 2004 for the Astros, helping them to the NL Championship Series.