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 History Players Teams Obituaries Site search Contact UsSponsor a page on Historic Baseball! Click here for detailsEd RakowEdward Charles RakowNickname: Rock Born: May 10, 1936 in Pittsburgh, Pa.  Died: Aug. 26, 2000 in West Palm Beach, Fla. Debut: 1960 | Pos: P H: 5-11 | W: 178 | B: B | T: RYrsGIPWLSvSOERA7195761.1364754844.33>> Visit the Ed Rakow biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics.Ed Rakow, who pitched in 195 major league games, died on August 26, 2000 in West Palm Beach, Fla.He debuted with the Dodgers in 1960, appeared in 9 games.  In 1962, with Kansas City, he was 14-17 with a 4.25 ERA in 235.1 innings.In 1963, he moved from Kansas City to Detroit in a trade involving Rocky Colavito.