Paul Leo Emile Calvert
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Paul Calvert, a pitcher who posted a 9-22 record over seven major league seasons, died on Feb. 1, 1999.
Calvert pitched 301.2 innings in the majors in a season that included stops with Cleveland (1942-1945), Washington (1949), Detroit (1950-1951).
In 1949, while pitching for Washington, Calvert posted a 6-17 record in 23 starts with a 5.43 ERA to lead the league in losses. His losses included a 14-game losing streak -- one of the longest in American League history.
The following season, he was selected off waivers by the Detroit Tigers.