Al Gettel

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Al Gettel
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Born: (1917-09-17)September 17, 1917
Norfolk, Virginia
Died: April 8, 2005(2005-04-08) (aged 87)
Norfolk, Virginia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 20, 1945, for the New York Yankees
Last MLB appearance
September 12, 1955, for the St. Louis Cardinals
MLB statistics
Win–loss record 38–45
Earned run average 4.28
Strikeouts 310

Allen Jones "Al" "Two Gun" Gettel (September 17, 1917 – April 8, 2005) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1945 to 1955 with several teams. He batted and threw right-handed. Gettel had a 38–45 record in 184 career games. He was born and died in Norfolk, Virginia. He spent his first two seasons with the New York Yankees, then was traded to the Cleveland Indians with Hal Peck and Gene Bearden in exchange for Sherm Lollar and Ray Mack.[1]


  1. ^ Petersen, Leo H. (December 6, 1946). "Yanks Trade Three Men For Mack, Lollar". The Miami News. United Press International. p. 7-B. Retrieved January 7, 2014. 

External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
  • Al Gettel at Find a Grave

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