Spec Shea Death
Francis passed away on July 19, 2002 at the age of 81 in New Haven, CT.
When did Spec Shea die?July 19, 2002
How old was Spec Shea when died?81
Where did Spec Shea die? What was the location of death?New Haven, CT
Spec Shea Birthday and Date of Death
Spec Shea was born on October 2, 1920 and died on July 19, 2002. Francis was 81 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: October 2, 1920
Date of Death: July 19, 2002
Age at Death: 81
Spec Shea - Biography
Francis Joseph "Spec" Shea (October 2, 1920 – July 19, 2002) was a Major League Baseball pitcher from 1947-1955. He played for the New York Yankees from 1947–1951 and the Washington Senators from 1952-1955. He was known as "The Naugatuck Nugget" as a result of him being from Naugatuck, Connecticut, and was named as such by Yankees broadcaster Mel Allen, and was nicknamed "Spec" because of his freckles.