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Elmer Riddle
Born: July 31, 1914(1914-07-31)
Columbus, Georgia
Died: May 14, 1984 (aged 69)
Columbus, Georgia
Batted: Right Threw: Right 
MLB debut
October 1, 1939 for the Cincinnati Reds
Last MLB appearance
August 3, 1949 for the Pittsburgh Pirates
Career statistics
Pitching Record     65-52
Earned run average     3.40
Strikeouts     342
Career highlights and awards

Elmer Riddle (July 31, 1914 - May 14, 1984) was a former professional baseball player. He was a pitcher over parts of ten seasons (1939-1949) with the Cincinnati Reds and Pittsburgh Pirates. He was the National League ERA champion in 1941 with Cincinnati. For his career, he compiled a 65-52 record in 190 appearances, with a 3.40 ERA and 342 strikeouts.

He was born and later died in Columbus, Georgia at the age of 69.

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Preceded by
Bucky Walters
National League ERA Champion
Succeeded by
Mort Cooper
Preceded by
Mort Cooper
National League Wins Champion
(with Mort Cooper & Rip Sewell)
Succeeded by
Bucky Walters


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