Hi I’m Nate Pedersen and I’m going to tell you a little about this guy named Bob Feller. He was born November 3 1918 in Van Meter.


He was a famous baseball player that was 92 years old when he died. He was a really good ball player that died in 2010 a year ago. December 15 was when he died every one was kinda sad,but he was 92 thats pretty old.

He was a famous baseball player. His last game was September 30, 1956 For the Indians he lost 4 to 8 against the

Tigers. He was the pitcher the hole game.

He won 266 games for Cleveland between 1936 and 1956. So in 20 years he has won 266 games thats allot. Bob Feller, an Iowa farm boy who became one of baseballs most enduring stars as an overpowering pitcher for the Cleveland Indians, died Wednesday.

They say if you pitch over 105 miles a hour you can break your elbow, but here comes Bob feller pitching 107.9 that is fast I can only throw a baseball about 55 miles a hour.He pitches about 2 times my pitch. You can find how fast he is at this web __http://www.baseball-almanac.com/articles/fastest-pitcher-in-baseball.shtml__.

Full Name: Robert William Andrew Feller

Nicknames: "Rapid Robert" and "Bullet Bob"

Birth date: November 3, 1918

Birth place: Van Meter, Iowa

Height: 6'

Weight: 185 lbs

Threw: Right

Position: Pitcher

He was secretly signed by Cleveland at the age of 16.

His first two full seasons back from armed service he won 26 and 20 games respectively He is good.

He is the only pitcher to throw a complete game no-hitter on Opening Day Cleveland Indians, April 16, 1940 That is cool for me.He led the American League in strikeouts seven times. He set a record for his time in 1946, when he struckout 348 batters.

He threw three career no-hitters and had 12 career one-hitters.

He was 23 and had 107 wins when he enlisted in the Navy in 1941. In his rookie season, he won 17 games and followed that with 24 the next year.

He had six seasons where he won 20 or more games. Each of those years, he led the American League in wins. Thank you for listening




Were i got my info
a Title: Bob Feller Museum:5/9/2011 URL of website __http://www.bobfellermuseum.org__/
b Title Baseball-reference 5/9/2011URL of website __http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/f/fellebo01.shtml__
1Intro
When he was born
2How old he was when he died
were he was buried
3When he died
4What he did
5 how many he won
6 a good star
7 how fast bob feller pitched
8 how tall he was and weight

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