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Lee Capra
Lee Capra

Chicago, Ill.



Baseball (1966-69)

Inducted: 1975

A co-captain on the 1969 NCAA College Division championship team ... career record of 17-5 with a career earned-run average of 1.58 ... played with the New York Mets and Atlanta Braves ... led the National League in earned-run average (2.28) and posted a record of 16-8 while with the Braves in 1974 ... member of the National League All-Star Team in 1974 ... in a seven-year major league career that was cut short by shoulder injuries, Capra posted 31 victories and a 3.87 career ERA ... his No. 9 was retired by ISU in 2003.