Leroy Stanton

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Leroy Bobby Stanton (April 10, 1946 – March 13, 2019) was an American Major League Baseball outfielder. He played all or part of nine seasons in the majors, from 1970 to 1978. He played for the New York Mets, California Angels, and the Seattle Mariners. He also played one season in Japan for the Hanshin Tigers in 1979. Stanton was born in Latta, South Carolina.

Stanton was killed in a car crash on March 13, 2019 near Florence, South Carolina, aged 72.[1]

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  1. "Coroner identifies 72-year-old man killed in Florence crash". wmbfnews. Retrieved 15 March 2019.

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