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Warren HackerWarren Louis HackerBorn: Nov. 21, 1924 in Marissa, Ill. Died: May 22, 2002 in Lenzburg, Ill.Debut: 1948 | Pos: PHt: 6’1″ | Wt: 185 | B: R | T: RYrs W L G SV IP SO ERA12 62 89 306 17 1283.1 557 4.21>> Visit the Warren Hacker biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.Warren Hacker spent 12 years as a pitcher in the major leagues. Much of that time was spend with the Chicago Cubs. The Illinois native played for the Cubs from 1948-1956, the Reds in 1957, the Phillies in 57-58 and with the Chicago White Sox in 1961.In his career, Hacker manager a 62-89 record with 17 saves in 1283.1 innings. He had a career ERA of 4.21. In 1952, he finished with a 15-9 record and a 2.58 ERA for the Cubs. The next season, he lead the National League with 19 losses.Hacker died in 2002. He was the uncle of Rich Hacker.