Re: Bob Feller passes away
Originally Posted by cumberlandreds
One of the best. I always liked how he never blamed being in WWII for his career records being less than what they would have been if he had not gone to war. He was very proud of his military part of his life and felt it was his duty to go. But if not for WWII he would have won over 300 games and easily passed 3,000 strikeouts. R.I.P. Bob Feller
Feller was the very first MLB player to volunteer for the military after Pearl Harbor was bombed.
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