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Barry Latman

Barry Latman

MLB (deceased)
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Full Name Arnold Barry Latman
Date of Birth 05/21/1936
BirthplaceLos Angeles, CA
Died 04/28/2019
Religion Jewish
Height 6'3
Weight 210
Bats/Throws R/R
College USC
Signed White Sox
(1955)
MLB Debut 09/10/1957
Final MLB Game: 08/12/1967

On being Jewish

  • “Latman was raised in an observant Jewish household in Southern California and forced to take temporary leave of Little League baseball in order to prepare for his Bar Mitzvah.” He and his wife honeymooned in Israel (Jewish Baseball Museum)
  • Latman “would not pitch on the Jewish High Holidays” (SABR bio)

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