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AliveBorn: 12/30/1935 in New York City, New York, USA
Full name: Sanford Braun Koufax
Noted For: pitcher, member of the Brooklyn Dodgers (1955-57) and Los Angeles Dodgers (1958-1966). 6-time All-Star (1961-66); 3-time National League Cy Young award; National League MVP (1963); pitched 4 no-hitters and holds the NL single-season strikeout record of 382 (1965). Elected to the MLB Hall of Fame (1972).
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