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Jack Dittmer

John Douglas Dittmer

Position: Second Baseman
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: January 10, 1928 in Elkader, IA
High School: Elkader HS (Elkader, IA)
School: University of Iowa (Iowa City, IA)
Signed
by the Boston Braves as an amateur free agent in 1950. (All Transactions)
Debut: June 17, 1952 (Age 24.159)   vs. CIN 4 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1952 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Tigers 1952-1957

Final Game: June 23, 1957 (Age 29.164)   vs. BAL 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: May 31, 2014 in Strawberry Point, IA
Buried: St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Elkader, IA
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