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52. Leon Day, baseball

It's said he won nearly 300 games in the Negro leagues, with a no-windup fastball that clocked 95 mph. This much is fact: In the four games in which he faced the great Satchel Paige, Day won three. Raised in Baltimore, he pitched for 12 pro seasons, striking out 18 in one game and leading the... National Baseball Hall of Fame
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