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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Dennis Dale McClain  

Pen Name: Dennis McClain and Denny McClain

Genre: Non-Fiction

Born: March 29, 1944 in Chicago, Illinois

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He was born in Chicago, Illinois and grew up in the Chicago suburb of Markham. He played ball for Mount Carmel High School and was a pitcher fo the Chicago White Sox from 1962-1963.

Biographical and Professional Information

Besides being a pitcher for the Chicago White Sox, Denny McLain was also a pitcher fo the Detroit Tigers, Washington Senators, Texas Rangers, Oakland Athletics and Atlanta Braves. He was the Cohost of ''The Eli & Denny Show'' - with Eli Zaret.


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