Jorge Comellas

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Jorge Vivino Comellas y Pous
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Jorge Comellas was the #2 pitcher for the 1937 Salisbury Indians who forfeited 21 wins to make their record 0-26, yet still won the pennant. Comellas was 22-1 with 204 strikeouts in 206 IP with 18 CG for Salisbury. Teammate Joe Kohlman was the star pitcher in the league that year.

His minor league career ran from 1936 to 1949, with around 140 victories.

With the Chicago Cubs in 1945 he was the same age as teammate Phil Cavarretta. Jorge got into seven games with the Cubs, and had a problem with lack of control as he gave up 6 walks in 12 innings of work.

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