Notable deaths of 2010
Bob FellerDec. 15
The Cleveland Indians’ Hall of Fame righthander's blazing fastball earned him the nickname “Rapid Robert’’ and made him the dominant pitcher in the Major Leagues during the late 1930s and much of the 1940s. He was 92.
Ted Williams called Feller “the fastest and best pitcher I ever saw during my career. . . . He had the best fastball and curve I’ve ever seen.’’ Read the obituary