- NAME: Fergie Jenkins
- OCCUPATION: Baseball Player
- Full Name: Ferguson Arthur Jenkins
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Canadian-born professional baseball player Fergie Jenkins was one of the premier pitchers in the game in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
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