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Tug McGraw (1944–2004)

Tug McGraw was born on August 30, 1944 in Martinez, California, USA as Frank Edwin McGraw Jr. He was an actor, known for 100 Years of the World Series (2003), WPVI Action News (1970) and What's Wrong with Sports in America? (1997). He was married to Diane Hovenkamp and Phyllis Kline. He died on January 5, 2004 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. See full bio »

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 1987 Baseball Funny Side Up (Video)
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TV commercial: 7-UP (1981) See more »


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When asked what he will do with his share of the World Series money "I'm going to spend 90% of it on good times, women, and Irish whiskey. The other 10% I'm going to waste." See more »


Had names for his different types of fastballs: Peggy Lee ("Is that all there is?"), Bo Derek ("A nice little tail"), the Cutty Sark ("It sailed") and the Titanic ("It sunk"). See more »

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