Al Jackson

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Alvin Neill Jackson (December 26, 1935 – August 19, 2019) was an American left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball. He played from 1959 to 1969. His 43 wins with the New York Mets were the franchise record until 1969. He was born in Waco, Texas. He also played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, the St. Louis Cardinals and the Cincinnati Reds.

Jackson died on August 19, 2019 after a long illness in Port St. Lucie, Florida at the age of 83.[1]

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  1. Greenberg, Alex (August 19, 2019). "Al Jackson, Member Of Original 1962 Mets, Dies At 83". WFAN.

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