Lew Burdette – Cause of Death, Date of Death, and More!

Lew Burdette died at age 80, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding baseball player Lew Burdette's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

He teamed with left-hander Warren Spahn to form a powerful pitching tandem for the Boston and Milwaukee Braves.

He was signed by the New York Yankees but was traded to the Boston Braves after making only two relief appearances.

On May 26, 1959, he defeated the Pittsburgh Pirates after Harvey Haddix pitched a perfect game for 12 innings.

How did Lew Burdette die?

Lew Burdette's death was caused by lung cancer.

Burdette was inducted into the Florida Sports Hall of Fame. He died of lung cancer at age 80 in Winter Garden, Florida.

Information about the death of Lew Burdette
Cause of deathLung Cancer
Age of death80 years
ProfessionBaseball Player
BirthdayNovember 22, 1926
Death dateFebruary 6, 2007
Place of deathWinter Garden, Florida, United States
Place of burialN/A