American baseball player Jack Hamilton, Died at 79


Jack Edwin Hamilton was born on December 25, 1938 and died oon February 22, 2018.

He was a Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher.

He played from 1962–69 in the MLB, he pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies, Detroit Tigers, New York Mets, California Angels, Cleveland Indians, and Chicago White Sox.

He retired in 1969, finishing his career with the Chicago White Sox.

He resided in Branson, Missouri with his wife, Jan.

Together the couple had a son and two daughters.

While he was in retirement from Major League Baseball, Hamilton has owned and operated several restaurants in Iowa and Southwest Missouri.

He died at 79 years old, on February 22, 2018.