Manny Salvo

Manny Salvo

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Manuel Salvo (June 30, 1913 - February 7, 1997) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. The 6'4," 210 lb. right-hander played for the New York Giants (1939), Boston Bees (1940), Boston Braves (1941-1943), and Philadelphia Phillies (1943). His nickname was "Gyp," short for "Gypsy." A native of Sacramento, California, Salvo had his best season statistically in 1940 with the Bees. He won 10, lost 9, making it the only season of his career in which he finished with more wins than losses. He also shared the National League lead with 5 shutouts, and ranked eighth in the league with a 3.08 earned run average.show more

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  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 13mm | 336g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135758721
  • 9786135758726